My Grandmother: Mother of 6. World Traveler. Poker Player. Storyteller. Survivor.

When I was a child I thought all grownups were the same. Some were a little nicer and friendlier than others, but in general, I assumed that becoming an adult was like everyone getting the same degree or putting on the same costume. I believed crossing the threshold into adulthood meant knowing all of the … Continue reading My Grandmother: Mother of 6. World Traveler. Poker Player. Storyteller. Survivor.

Food for Thought (Week 5)

Beautiful, inspiring, thought-provoking words from the internet this week. This weekly Food for Thought post has motivated me to look for the good on the internet. It has restored my hope and belief that goodness is always there, waiting for us to find it. Week 5 Articles: The 2017 Modern Mrs. Darcy Reading Challenge   … Continue reading Food for Thought (Week 5)

Speaking of Creativity…

I spent most of my life thinking the only purpose of creativity was the product. Now I understand there is value in the process. I have spent most of my adult years believing that devoting  my time to creativity was selfish. Now I understand it is spiritual. Once upon a time I thought there were creative … Continue reading Speaking of Creativity…

Curiosity. Creativity. Connection. Compassion.

If I could live anywhere, it would be in close proximity to curiosity, creativity, connection and compassion. I believe every great thing is born out of unbridled curiosity, creativity, connection and compassion. Every invention, every great book, every great love story, every act of kindness and generosity seems to originate from the 4Cs. Imagine the … Continue reading Curiosity. Creativity. Connection. Compassion.

Her View From Home Published My Words Today!

Friends! Her View From Home published my words this morning! Here is an excerpt from my article they published:  "Be still and know that I am God. Be still and know. Be still. Be. We live in a doing culture. Think about the questions we ask each other: How are you doing?What do you do?What … Continue reading Her View From Home Published My Words Today!