Inspiration, My Blog, The Diary of a Writer

Stop It

It's been a while since I've updated this blog.  For many reasons . . . Time constraints. Sickness. More time constraints. The longer I was away from the writing, the easier it was not to write. The easier it was to lose my vision (or rather my belief in that vision).  In simple terms, I… Continue reading Stop It

Goal Getting, Inspiration, My Blog, The Diary of a Writer

Trust the Process

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.        - Robert Collier I have big goals this year, and I have to admit: I am struggling with the process—the process of getting this blog off the ground, writing the sequel to my book, and getting fit. The process… Continue reading Trust the Process

Inspiration, My Blog, The Diary of a Writer

Trust Each Step

New England Patriot's Jacoby Brisett just wrote a beautiful letter to Obama after his trip to the White House.  He wrote about Obama blazing a trail for him to follow.  His posting was so genuine, inspiring, and heartfelt---I felt compelled to check out his Twitter feed which led me to this image (posted from him… Continue reading Trust Each Step

Inspiration, My Blog, The Diary of a Writer

Trust Your Crazy Ideas

I had to drive my son to school yesterday--in my pajamas, without a driver's license or even a bra to my name. We tried catching the bus at other stops, but we missed the bus all together. I ended up having to drive him all the way to school. The reason? He was reading my… Continue reading Trust Your Crazy Ideas

Getting Back to Creative, Inspiration, My Blog

Movies and Scenes that Inspire

Looking for a good flick to watch---one that will move you to tears, inspire you, and make you feel uplifted?  Each of the following movie clips were selected for its pertinent message.  I hope that you will check out the movies (if you haven't already) or -- at the very least -- watch the clips below.… Continue reading Movies and Scenes that Inspire

Financial Finesse, Getting Back to Creative, Goal Getting, Healthy Habits, Inspiration, My Blog, Organizing Your Life

52 Weeks of Healthy Habits

Listed below are 52 Healthy Habits. The idea is to practice ONE Healthy Habit a week by building it into your daily routine. Then, you are to add another Healthy Habit the next week, and then another the next . . .

Goal Getting, Inspiration, My Blog

How to Write a Powerful Positive Affirmation

What You THINK about you BRING about. Words are powerful. They can hurt. They can heal. This posting is about making our words work for us rather than against us. How many times have you told yourself: "I'm fat" or "I look awful" or even "What was I thinking"? Let me ask you: WOULD YOU SAY… Continue reading How to Write a Powerful Positive Affirmation