Travel! You Only Live Once…But Be Careful How

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough ~Unknown Travel. See the world. Party. Think about you and making you happy. That’s what they say. But think about that. Do those things bring meaning? Let’s examine this philosophy closely. Travel. Oh to see new places and bask in the ambiance. A change of pace incites creativity and value for the … Continue reading Travel! You Only Live Once…But Be Careful How

Self-Care: 9 Ways To Sharpen The Mental Blade…

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.” Stephen Covey The concept to sharpen the saw highlights the point that when you have been going, going, and going …and you can’t seem to see any results. Acknowledge that it’s time to stop. It’s time to refresh. It’s time for a break to get the rest you need to start thinking … Continue reading Self-Care: 9 Ways To Sharpen The Mental Blade…

Goals: Don’t Wait. Don’t Look Back…

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“Run love! Run!” Those were the words I shouted to my preschooler when she was running track on her first school’s sports day. We found out that she had talent very early. She started running and when she discovered that she was way out ahead of the other runners, she stopped to look back for the other kids in the… Continue reading Goals: Don’t Wait. Don’t Look Back…

What’s Your Why? Here’s Mine…

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Actions are visible, motives?are secret. ~Samuel Johnson Affluent, distinguished, go-getter one day she suffered a stroke. In an instant Alice’s life changed. Weekly physical therapy became routine to return to normal. Sadly, the job she previously had also left her. Despondent she wanted to know what to do. She decided to search before the end came. Sad and down she… Continue reading What’s Your Why? Here’s Mine…

The Biggest Challenge Writers Face….

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There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. ― Maya Angelou A public writers forum asked the question “what is the single biggest challenge you as a writer face?” Here I share responses as writers chimed in: Writing everyday Marketing Not enough erasers Find an agent A full-time job that isn’t Learning all the required skills – writing,… Continue reading The Biggest Challenge Writers Face….

Living Your Life As A Mask…

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A new writer shared her Instagram name. It was nowhere close to her real names . I beckoned to her… smile in tow…”you do make it hard, don’t you? In haste she retorted “it’s so my employer can’t find me”. I smiled. Our Lives In Compartments How many of us are like that? We live our lives in compartments trying… Continue reading Living Your Life As A Mask…

11 Tips To Help You Start Your Writing Journey…

What do I need to write my first book? That is the question I am often asked. After researching the topics of leadership and Success, I published over 6 non-fiction books, people figure that I am doing something right. Here I share 11 tips for beginners interested in starting their own Writing Journey Aspiring Authors Writing Tips Write. Keep writing. Read a lot so you … Continue reading 11 Tips To Help You Start Your Writing Journey…

Fear Of Dying With Unaccomplished Dreams…

My greatest fear is dying without accomplishing my own dreams. A middle-aged woman was deeply depressed. She had helped her children succeed in life. When they bought their first house, she was there. When they had their kids, she was there. A child needed to be picked up, she was there. However through a series of events, she began reflecting. She got stuck and locked … Continue reading Fear Of Dying With Unaccomplished Dreams…