All in the family…

I have the below article framed in my office. It proudly resides in a shadow box that sits on a little black table in the corner off to the right of my computer desk. The box shares its space with various cards, dried orchid petals, a ceramic dragon and, it goes without saying, but I’llContinue reading “All in the family…”

Call and response…

I was recently told that one of the ways that I meditate is through my writing, which made complete and total sense to me. In the past when someone has asked me if I meditate, I have always said, “Not in the traditional sense,” because I don’t know how else to explain what it isContinue reading “Call and response…”

I walk…

I watched the remarkable movie Noble several years ago. It is a very touching story based on the life of Christina Noble, an Irish woman whose prophetic dream and trust in the Divine led her to build orphanages in Vietnam. I talk to the Universe out loud – and so does Christina (which is asContinue reading “I walk…”

The magic of the universe…

I think that I wrote this poem in just one day. It was fueled by how crazy the process was to get my first book out into the world, but it was also a reminder of why my book series even came to be. I’ve calmed down quite a bit since having experienced it allContinue reading “The magic of the universe…”

My write words…

My many paper lists of Idea Words have become quite messy over time with doodles, duplicates crossed out, notes in the margins, etc. I thought that I would pretty them up for this blog and list them here. I keep these words and phrases around for inspiration, because I never know what is going toContinue reading “My write words…”

Words to live by…

T.J. Maxx, a department store chain in the U.S., is a treasure trove of fun, unexpected finds as evidenced above. (I think I was looking for clothes hampers on this particular trip, which, by the way, also came home with me and look fabulous in my closet!) I keep these magnets on my office deskContinue reading “Words to live by…”