Recently, I’ve noticed a slight change in my behavior. When confronted with an unknown or uncomfortable situation, my personal gatekeeper immediately pulls up the drawbridge of denial.Read More
It’s a recognizable line from a familiar song, and it’s never been more true than right now. Because, as they say, these are the good old days — more lyrics of another unforgettable tune from Carly Simon …Read More
One of my most cherished memories of my dad took place in a small metal rowboat on a smooth, placid lake in the forests of Wisconsin. Let me tell you a little about the man who had a hand in shaping my life.Read More
The real truths in life are sometimes discovered only after we’ve taken a lot of wrong turns or spent too much time pursuing the transitory and superficial. Regrettably, these revelations usually arrive too late — their promise and caution appearing only after we’ve compromised our health or relationships.Read More
Last week the battery in our car died. There were a few warning signs — sluggish, slower-than-normal starts when turning the key. Still, the battery’s failure was unexpected. The reason it came as a surprise? The car is less than 2-years-old. My husband explained the vehicle is equipped with tons of electronics and, in his opinion, one of the components had probably gone bad. Apparently, this rogue relay had continued to draw on the battery, even after the car had been turned off.Read More
Whenever I read, hear, or see something new or different, I ask myself three questions. Is this how I think? Is this how I want to think? Can I let it in and see what happens? That last question took some time to incorporate into the equation.Read More
As youngsters, many of us thought we were geniuses. Living in our small contained worlds, we had little to compare ourselves to. And while our individuality was still in the formative stages, our open and unbridled perspective often led us to experiment a bit — usually by fearlessly trying new things.Read More
In this second book in the Real Life series, you’ll discover the reasons behind your self-doubt and lack of confidence. You’ll read real life stories with examples and suggestions of how to overcome fear and negativity and, hopefully, you’ll find a few answers to help guide you in the search for your personal truth.Read More
The social nature of our culture has shifted. And this unnatural environment has made me uncomfortable for quite some time. Every day we’re reminded to heed health and medical safeguards, practice physical barriers — real and imagined, and adopt cautious dictates that have widened the gulf of human interaction. And these new protocols have raised my stress levels to new highs.Read More
The Real Life Series
In Real Life, you’ll find truth, humor, inspiration, and a few bits of wisdom to help guide you to a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
In Discover Your Personal Truth, you’ll discover the reasons behind your self-doubt and lack of confidence, along with suggestions for overcoming fear and negativity in the search for your personal truth.
Please God, Make Me A Writer
If you’ve ever wondered whether you have what it takes to be a writer, you’ve come to the right place. In fact, you’re in good company, joining the ranks of those who have asked themselves the same question and persevered, regardless of the answer. Please God, Make Me A Writer – I Promise To Do Whatever It Takes is available on Amazon
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