Following My Own Advice or Why I Have Friends Who Keep Me on Track

Thank goodness I have wise and patient friends. Who knows what bad decisions I would make without them to talk me off the shiny ledge. Today was a rough day. But in the spirit of true vulnerability and sharing the sweet and the sour of my writer’s life, let me tell you all about it. #causewhynot? Maybe […]

On Quitting or What Giving Up Taught Me

  We are often told  Never give up! Keep Trying! but I don’t think that’s the best advice. I have learned a lot by “giving up” or “quitting.” In fact, I do it all the time. I did it last week. Yup, that’s right. One day last week I was having a very bad horrible no good […]

I Don’t Mean to Brag, but I’m Sexy!

Please forgive my tardiness on this week’s post. I spent the past weekend at the Professional Wild Woman Summit at a gorgeous retreat center up on a mountain with views of the fertile Pajaro Valley and the Monterey Bay. The retreat was a perfectly timed, intuitively run, insightful weekend full of “ah-ha!” moments, a few tears, lots of laughter, […]

You Can Choose

I don’t know if it is because November was National Gratitude Month or because I have been working through Rhonda Byrne’s book, The Magic, (by the author of The Secret, but focused on gratitude) but I have noticed something disturbing: People are negative, yo! Ok, it could also be that I have been spending too much […]

I’m Walking My Talk or Why I Feel a Little Nauseous

Last week I talked a big game. You know, how it was time to quit doing all this planning and researching and taking of e-courses.How it was past time to take my own bull by the horns and just freakin’ do it! I may have used a cuss word. #sorrynotsorry I hope the strong language […]