A powerfully portrayed story told with raw honesty and love...
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Experience tears and laughter walking through the life and times of Tangie Waters, a resilient daddy’s girl who grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. This attention-grabbing tale of a young woman’s determination to survive leaves one questioning their own maturity. Despite her monstrous ego, Tangie finds humility through her faith in God and the wisdom of her grandparents as she struggles to be at peace while overcoming constant setbacks, family woes, and the complexities of being a single mother.
Flowing through life with torrent music Pretty Monster is an alluring tale that speaks to young women everywhere; from the inner cities to the tree lined streets of the American suburbs.
- Introducing Tangie Waters
“I want to paint you a picture and write you a song about the love below the hole in my soul. But I am afraid that you will look at me differently. I am not what you think I am, bitter sweet, sassy and sexy, a little bit of every woman. Nawh, I am the jagged edges of a cracked plate on the way down off the counter.” -Tangie, Pretty Monster