Why Visualization Works … If You Do These Things

Why Visualization Works … If You Do These Things

I’m a “glass half full” kind of person. If there’s a way to look at something through a positive set of eyes, I’m there. I read several books a week, many that teach different theories about operating in life with a positive mindset. But in almost every case, advice...
Some People Just Know How To Do Life

Some People Just Know How To Do Life

There’s an art to doing life the right way. It doesn’t involve making more money, working longer hours, running to more places, accumulating more things. It does involve knowing who you are, deliberately choosing your moments every day, surrounding yourself with only...
What Do You Do When The Creative Juices Die

What Do You Do When The Creative Juices Die

I attended a writing group recently. Sort of a self help, mentoring, give and get advice group in which ten of us sit around as support for one another. I explained my dilemma. I was having trouble getting my non-fiction book finished, my fiction book edited, and...
Are You Too Busy To Enjoy Your Life?

Are You Too Busy To Enjoy Your Life?

I remember once when my daughter was little, I was burning the candle at both ends. I was lucky if I got four hours of sleep each night, rising before everyone else to have a writing time in the peace and quiet, and staying up until the wee hours in order to complete...
Getting Lost To Get Found

Getting Lost To Get Found

I’m glad I don’t work the 9 to 5 lifestyle anymore. I remember it all too well. I remember one day in particular that I simply didn’t think I could do it any longer. Yet I had no choice. Two hours left until I “punched the clock” and headed out the door. I sat there....