Have a Dazzling Holiday Season!

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Wow, can you believe that 2018 is nearly upon us? The other day I was thinking about everything on my to-do list and how far I still had to go, and it occurred to me that I wasn’t giving myself any credit for how far I’ve already come. All the promises I made to myself […]

May Your Holidays Be Warm & Bright!

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  Dear Reader, Wishing you all the love and laughter this holiday season can bring & much joy and happiness throughout the New Year. Cheers,         P.S. A few suggestions to make your 2017 even more exciting and fulfilling: Write 15 Minutes Every Day Make A Life List Find Your True North Write Your […]

Taking A Pause From Blogging

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  Well, this isn’t the way I’d envisioned the start to the New Year, but sometimes life throws you a curve ball and the best you can do is adjust your stance and swing for the fences. Something’s happened in my family that requires my attention, so I’ll be taking a break from blogging for […]

Happy Holidays To You!

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  Well, we’re nearly to the end of 2013. Many thanks for spending some of your time this year with me. It’s been such a pleasure for me to have you stop by, read my work, comment, connect, & offer your encouragement and support. I hope you’ll join me for some things coming up in […]

It’s My Second Blogoversary!

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  Wow. Two years. Ridiculous how fast time goes by. Truly, I’m shocked writing this because it doesn’t feel like that much time at all. This is just a quick note to let you know that the vast majority (99.9%) of you are: amazing gifted & crazy talented supportive nurturing & encouraging stellar human beings […]

Sending You Some Holiday Cheer!

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Many thanks, dear Reader, for spending 2012 with me! It’s been an eye-opening year for me (learning new things, meetings lots of new people, redefining my life & what I want to accomplish), and I hope that it’s been just as good and fruitful for you. I just wanted to take a moment and tell […]

It’s My First Blogoversary!

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Well, a year ago today, I started blogging. I started because I thought I had some things to say, sure, but also because I wanted to build a sense of community, someplace where I could belong, too. To paraphrase writer Anne Lamott, I wanted to cobble together a kind of odd little family out of […]

Holiday Wishes & Some Gratitude

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This has been an incredible year for me: making my novel into an eBook, finding a community of like-minded & fantastic writers on Twitter, meeting amazing folks through Facebook, and finally connecting with fabulous people through my blog. When I started all this, I wasn’t sure what to expect (Would I fit in? What do […]

I Just Won The Versatile Blogger Award

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Well, I just found out that I’ve been given The Versatile Blogger Award (yay!) by two people: the fantastic Derek Flynn, who has a great blog called Rant with Occasional Music and the lovely Samantha Gluck, who has a fabulous blog called Freelance Writing Dreams. For the winners who would like to participate (& you’re not obligated […]