Gratitude makes sense of our past,

Of Houses and Mayhem…Ten Things of Thankful 102

Hello there, dear readers, it has been over two months since I last wrote. That reads like something out of some Catholic confessional, doesn’t it? Well, while I have been away, my life has been a roller coaster…the kind that has a long “up” with a sweet, stomach-tickling dip and takes you through some awesome … Read more

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100 Questions Series**: What is Your Purpose in Life?

You already know you’re life’s purpose. But to discover it, you must take action.

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The Personal Writing Category

Finding Inspiration at Girlie’s Even though I have been challenged in having the time and energy to write for about the last year and a half, I think, well…I gotta carve some time to write. Or paint. Or whatever: just use that right-brain that cries out for liberation. I was over at Denise’s blog, “Girlie … Read more

The End of an Era…and New Beginnings

Back in early January, I shared a post about creating vision boards and doing meditations to manifest your destiny. It was a “Ten Things of Thankful” post, and yes, I’m still eternally grateful. But, after that, I hadn’t written much. And there was a very good reason. Okay several good reasons. First was that like … Read more

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The Process of Figuring Out What You Want Out of Life

The process of figuring out what you want out of life…

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Thankful – The Visionary Edition

I used to own a pear (haha, get it?) ¬†of rose-colored glasses. And though those fun frames have long since disappeared into oblivion, I still don the imaginary pair. When life throws lemons, I make furniture polish. And use strawberries to make moonshine! Click To Tweet Just kidding, I really just sit down and make … Read more

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The Great Writing Experiment

Inspiring reads, fabulous ebook authors and a stab at my own ebook.

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Gifts for Writers

Are you a writer? Do you know someone who is? Or works at a computer for much of the day? Then you’ll want to check out this list of perfect things for writers. This is also part of the Ten Things of Thankful Blog Hop.

The Frosted Window

The Frosted Window (FlashFiction)

Jasmine sat staring at the window. The view was of other rooftops: white, brown and dilapidated. The sun was coming up, peaking over the other buildings against a crisp, blue sky. She swallowed some tasteless oatmeal and glanced at the clock. She had to leave in ten minutes. She heard someone yelling through the thin … Read more

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Graduation…And Ten Things of Thankful

Graduation Well, I made it. I walked out into the Convocation Center and hadn’t thought about graduation that much. I’d bought the gown, paid my student fees for graduating, but…it hadn’t really hit me. Finished a 200-page portfolio (it was something like that…I don’t know how many pages, really. It was a compilation of ALL … Read more