Oct 06 2011

Reflections of a life

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life… Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition…” Steve Jobs. We often talk about what makes someone successful. We say; Follow your dreams, live the life …

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Aug 23 2011

My Higher Power

Whether you are a writer, speaker, business owner, mother/father, daughter/son, friend, wife/husband, or any other role you have in life, you may be seeking strength. Look to your higher power and ask for help. This is my thought about how to do it. I will soon find the words to express all my thoughts. I …

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Aug 10 2011

The Winding Road of Life

It’s been a long time since I have written anything on this blog. For me, the summer has been filled with twists and turns. An aging parent and many personal questions. I often wonder if the road ever becomes less severe. This is a poem I wrote several years ago. Guess I have been on …

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Mar 16 2011

Stop and Smell the Roses

“One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life. That word is LOVE!” Sophocles Life moves so quickly, we often don’t take time for ourselves, our family, friends and the things that are important to us. Then the day arrives when we look into the mirror and wonder where all the time …

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Feb 17 2011

Give Yourself a Valentine

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed bythe things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sales. EXPLORE, DREAM, DISCOVER.” MARK TWAIN February is the month of Love. At our February Inspiration …

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Dec 28 2010

Dream Big – Make 2011 a great year

The Dream, by M.J. Waldock “A Dream is a possibility waiting to happen. Open your eyes, your future is now!” Here we are, at the end of another year. And what a year it has been. If you are like most of us, you feel as though you have been on a giant roller-coaster. But …

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Dec 01 2010

Give Yourself and “A”

It is hard to believe that another year is coming to a close. As you reflect on the past months, was it a good year? Did you accomplish all that you wanted to? You probably haven’t taken the time to look at all that was good. Several years ago I read the book “The Art …

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Nov 06 2010


Over the past eight weeks I have participated in a writers circle, designed to provide the quiet time needed to get in touch with your creative side. The method used is the Amhurst Method of writing, which creates a safe haven for anyone wanting to put words on a page. There are rigid guidelines followed …

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Oct 06 2010

Finding Your Voice with Just the Right Pen

Do you like to write? I do, but have never written much but non-fiction articles, brochures and the like. I began writing a self-help book some time ago, but I am somewhere in chapter 3 of 12. A month ago I received an e-mail from a woman whom I had met several years ago. She …

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