15 Things To Do By Yourself…

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Spending time alone is one of my absolute pleasures. I’m sure I’m not alone. You may also like to do that as well.  A few years ago I shared that I had some planning to do and decided on a whim to jump into my car and drive to the beach. A few hours later, I had mapped out plans for… Continue reading 15 Things To Do By Yourself…

Interested In Starting Your Writing Journey? 18 Tips For Beginners…

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Read a lot. Write a lot. And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt. ~Sylvia Plath Tips gleaned from experienced authors to those interested in venturing out on their own writing journey. Write. Keep writing. Read a… Continue reading Interested In Starting Your Writing Journey? 18 Tips For Beginners…

Can’t Get Your Child To Read? 13 Ways To Spark That Fire…

Books are knowledge. Books are reflection. Books change your mind, -Toni Morrison How do you get your child to read? Popular question 21st century parents ask. It can also be extended to adults. Booklovers find themselves lost in books facing curiosity for the reason many defy reading as avidly as a decade ago. Too many distractions most say. Parents have it the hardest especially during … Continue reading Can’t Get Your Child To Read? 13 Ways To Spark That Fire…

2021 Holiday Book Gift Guide…

A Book is a Gift you can open again and again Garrison Keillor Gifts For Your Personal Growth That Perfect Getaway Read Gifts To Motivate, Encourage And Inspire Do you think of retirement as a dead-end road to the Departure Lounge of life? Think again! Retirement, A New Adventure is full of ideas how to live an active, fun and enriching life in retirement. There are things to do, skills … Continue reading 2021 Holiday Book Gift Guide…

Read. Write. 27 Things I Like…

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As I look over the circus of things I like, I realize that though I enjoy them and they bring me satisfaction, I find myself not doing them as much and in some cases at all. For over two decades I have been caught up in work, work, work. So this prompt helped me pull away and ponder the things I… Continue reading Read. Write. 27 Things I Like…

New York Times New Books: My Top 5…

Reading. The Thrill. The New York Times released its list of 17 New Books To Watch For. From the list I like 5. Here I share: Coventry: Essays,’ by Rachel Cusk The Institute,’ by Stephen King Red at the Bone,’ by Jacqueline Woodson ‘The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale,’ by Margaret Atwood ‘Transaction Man: The Rise of the Deal and the Decline of … Continue reading New York Times New Books: My Top 5…

Books: Readers Share Their Top Getaway Reads…

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. ~Ursula K. Le Guin We have all had our favorite books that we have read from a young age. Some have left an impact on our lives. On a  B&N public forum, a reader asked “What Book has stayed with you long after you’ve read it?” Fellow readers poured in with responses. Here I … Continue reading Books: Readers Share Their Top Getaway Reads…

Want to Succeed? Here’s How

Property Brothers!!  Two of my favorite guys! 💕 This is for real! No Hyperbole. Plan to see them at the Miami International Book Fair, November 19, 2016. Success Strategies Workbook While you’re there visit my booth and pick up a copy of my NEW Success Strategies WORKBOOK! Now available! It’s the companion to the book Success Strategies of Caribbean American Leaders. It’s the result of … Continue reading Want to Succeed? Here’s How

Success: 8 Books That Inspire

Inspiration is the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. In order to Succeed, we must be inspired to do or feel something and become creative. That’s how we achieve our goals. Through inspiration we are kept on Base and Sincere….to take the next step to achieve our dreams, goals, and aspirations. Yes, it’s a simple way to keep us … Continue reading Success: 8 Books That Inspire