The sense of gratitude helped to shift her focus from poor me to blessed-me! This despite the sadness, fear and trauma she is still working through. Continue reading Coronavirus, Anxiety & Thanksgiving
One of my jobs was to archive old claim files. From my spot on the dirty grey carpet, the faces of the happy people who had just bought their takeaway coffee and croissants were not really visible, but I saw the way they walked and that’s what I wanted! Continue reading Are you scared to make JOB change? Maybe my story will give you some hope…
Imagine you’re standing at a party and you overhear two people having a conversation about you. “She always looks amazing! Hot and kind? She is the full package!” Continue reading Overhearing a Compliment – It’s just magical!
COME WRITE WITH ME? I will be teaching a couple of WRITING WORKSHOPS in the coming days and I’d love you to join me. Whether you need some guidance on how to structure/edit your current writing or if you’re just curious about what it may feel like to surrender to the call to interrogate your deepest feelings, I’d love to have you! Continue reading Public Service Announcement: The world needs YOUR story
Perhaps I could convince you to try it too? My bet is that after just a couple of weeks, we will meet on the superhighway headed to all things CREATIVE, INSPIRED, FULL OF VITALITY & ENERGY. Continue reading Have you stopped asking WHY?
“Ma,” I replied in all sincerity, “You are the mother every kid wanted!” Full circle, I tell you. Continue reading Mindfulness in the kitchen at 5am
Working as a creative writer, ghostwriter and editor is my calling. I literally go to “work” every day and think “Mannnnn, how did I get so damn lucky?” Continue reading Sunday Nights used to give me anxiety
I went back for another reason. It was the sense of satisfaction I got from giving. I mean, it’s cool to buy a cup of coffee (almost anyone can do that) but knowing that I was making a difference was something else entirely. Continue reading Would you hop on the Virtual PAY-AS-YOU-FEEL train?
Last week South Africa could have been the setting for a horror movie. I honestly never thought I would live to see my country like that and I pray that I never have to ever again. Continue reading MENTAL HEALTH in KIDS
Do you know what she treasured most? The random, mismatched flowers and words up and down a page stained by dirty fingers. Continue reading The Little Things this week