Do you have the right connections?

Do You Have the Right Connections?

  Do you know Seth Godin? I have a story to tell you about a connection I made. I didn’t get it right. I embarrassed myself in an epic way. It was at my first writer’s conference. I was so excited to connect with fellow writer’s I knew online. But I was also nervous. I […]

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WHY THERE’S INCREDIBLE POWER IN SONG (16 songs to encourage)

Encouragement is like air. We need it repetitively just like we need to keep breathing to live. There are many ways we gain encouragement. I’ve written about quotes, books, and words from our spiritual source. Here let’s talk about songs. Songs are the merging of words and music together. You know that. But the merging creates […]

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I felt like Quitting Until THIS Book Encouraged Me

  Discouragement is a destroyer. How we respond to it makes all the difference. When a sequence of events ran my value through the meat grinder of discouragement it enticed me to quit on my dreams. Encouragement whispered. Don’t quit now. Look at all you’ve accomplished. Remember your article Write Your Story Even if You’re Not […]

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5 Reasons Why We Have Favorite Quotes

  The other day I was captivated by four little words I’d painted on my wall. Just a simple quote: Live loved Live free I just stood there staring at them appreciating the beauty of their artistic form and meaning. But then, I started to question why. Why was I captivated by them? Why would […]

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What to Do With Unknown Situations

The other day my husband and I pulled into our driveway and there was a skunk on our lawn. In broad daylight. I don’t know much about skunks but apparently, they don’t like light. So what was this skunk doing on our lawn?   It appeared to be digging at first and my husband was […]