Category: Pipe Dreams
Dear “Year of the Frog” readers, You have chosen to read a book that I am just now discovering its magic. I knew it was a powerful piece for me, but I did not understand how it would affect humanity. Men and women are messaging with awesome revelations! I want you to know with each page that turns your world changes for the better. … Read More A letter to my readers.
I spent some time on the edge contemplating the fall No one knows how close I came to turning from it all I stood on the cliff debating if I’d lost touch with reality I gave up everything to follow this faint nudge in me Jump and test wings newly invented Or walk away and forget you existed You feel enlightened while you follow your soul Something in you knows … Read More Fight to Flight
Let them go. People will say negative things. Let them. You can’t defend a dream only you see. It will push away many, but at least now you won’t have to listen to their negativity.
Why would anyone spend two years of their life working sometimes 14 hours a day to complete a dream she had as a little girl and then choose to publish it under a different name? Having a pen name is not about hiding or being something I am not, but being something I am. It is a way for me to honor my soul … Read More What’s in a Pen Name?
Rejection hurts. I spent over a year after completing a manuscript full of controversy and honest lies trying to fit that out of the box work of art back into a package they’d accept only if my voice was disguised. Publisher rejection, editor inspection, even a few family and friends gawked cautiously at my abrasive attempt at honesty. To be true to my voice that … Read More REJECT ME
(This is an old blog written while I was still in practice but given I am about to “Gump it up” and launch my dream book, I found it most appropriate) In my profession, at the simplest level, I help others make positive changes. Working with kids is my passion partially because they are so willing to accept help and put it into action. … Read More Gump It Up!
I am a writer! To say this out loud may seem odd but it has been my life struggle to get back to the girl I was. I awoke this morning after a long battle with myself over the life I left behind to a message about keeping dreams alive. I was on the verge of burning my manuscript that has been rejected by … Read More Gotta Have Faith