Human Kindness: Debut of my story in Chicken Soup for the Soul
Emotional Evolution & Spiritual Growth / Empathy / Gratitude / Inspiration from Others / Love / Personal Note / Playing in the Mud / Published work / We Are Connected / Writing

Human Kindness: Debut of my story in Chicken Soup for the Soul

Human kindness is that certain essential something that surprises us in the darkest of moments. When the chips are down, when we’ve convinced ourselves we are alone in the world, somebody appears from nowhere and proves us wrong. Someone comes along when we least expect it and shines on us a light so bright that … Continue reading

Writing is a Necessary Evil That Sometimes Pays Off: Published Again
Creativity / Doing what you love / Playing in the Mud / Writing

Writing is a Necessary Evil That Sometimes Pays Off: Published Again

I don’t necessarily love to write, so much as I ACHE to express myself. Expressing myself is my true motivation for writing, and might even be my only motivation for writing. I haven’t been writing since birth like most writers my age seem to have been doing. I didn’t write in my teens or my … Continue reading

You’re Invited to a Party! My Short Story Published in Chicken Soup
Creativity / Doing what you love / Playing in the Mud / Writing

You’re Invited to a Party! My Short Story Published in Chicken Soup

Hello, My Faithful Followers! My short story called “The Desk” is being debuted in the new Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels and Miracles book, AVAILABLE TOMORROW, November 1, 2016, at a book store near you! (Or online, of course! Here–> at AMAZON) I’m beyond excited about being part of the Chicken Soup for the … Continue reading

BE the Flower; Attract the BEES
Authenticity / Blogging / Career Change / Playing in the Mud / Transition / Writing

BE the Flower; Attract the BEES

When nothing seems to be going on, stuff still happens. Hello, dear ones! My apologies for being absent, but I’ve been over my head with projects and commitments. I have been in the midst of taking three online classes, sinking my teeth into courses on grammar, editing, and technical writing. I’m really trying to pave … Continue reading