What's in YOUR toolbox? Part 1

Our planet is in need of major renovations on so many levels, I wonder if there is a toolbox big enough to hold all that is needed for its repair.

Releasing the Writer Within

You think your muse has abandoned you. But it’s not true. You’ve spent so many years “doing” stuff, you’ve forgotten that your creativity is awakened only when you are still enough to connect with it inside you.

How many wrongs make a right?

When someone can’t speak openly or express thoughts without fear of being chastised, ridiculed, or rejected…that’s oppression. When the pressure to fit in supercedes the soul’s need for authenticity and communication…that’s repression.

Having a Boomer Moment

In her one year here so far, my granddaughter Lacie has given me a royally good lesson in how to enjoy life. If you want to learn how to “be in the moment,” watch a baby.

How to Use Prompts, Timed Writing & Sprints to Complete ANY Writing Project

Dear readers and writers, Here is a fail-proof system to complete ANY writing project from blog post to article to essay to novel. I believe this system will work for all forms of writing. Even poetry and those PIA 25-word bios and summaries that are harder to write than WAR AND PEACE.

What's your perspective?

"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change."—Wayne Dyer

I feel your pain. No, really. I do.

It’s not easy to describe the depths of my pain—to explain how intensely I am affected by others. It doesn’t matter if I know them or not, or whether we are in the same room or across the country. I am an empath, and your feelings become mine as well.