Connections

Enchanting Treve is a novel about connections – family, intimate, friendships, as well as our deep and profound relationship with our canine companions.  Enchanting Treve explores the connections we have with others in a profound manner. It invites you to consider how family connections impact our lives and addresses the societal norms that we haveContinue reading “Connections”

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Trust Your Results

Results don’t lie. You may not like them, but you can trust them. For the next few days, pay particular attention to how you spend your time. How you use your time is the most accurate representation of your priorities, because they reveal what is truly important to you. Use this simple process to analyzeContinue reading “Trust Your Results”

Your Why Power

Your Whys are your most powerful motivators, however, if you don’t take an opportunity to explore your thoughts about why you do the things you do the way you do them, you won’t understand them very well. Essentially, you will be “in the dark” about what fuels your activities.  You won’t truly be clear andContinue reading “Your Why Power”

Git ‘ta Steppin’: The Powerful New 7-Layers Deep Exercise

What if every day you are getting absolutely, without a doubt, what you believe you deserve? To begin, take an inventory of your gifts, talents, and abilities. If you don’t know what they are, then what does your family think they are?  Or your friends?  Or your boss or co-workers?  Or your fellow volunteers?  WhatContinue reading “Git ‘ta Steppin’: The Powerful New 7-Layers Deep Exercise”

Is That Right?

How important is it to be right? What exactly does “right” mean? For this purpose, let’s consider right as alignment with your most elegant self: Right being a well-considered, honorable, and compassionate plan. Right being an enthusiastic application of clear-eyed intention. Right being inspired, purposeful action. Right being honoring and exercising your right to reviseContinue reading “Is That Right?”

A Master Dreamcaster

The words you speak and share have the power to shape worlds. Only speak of those things that you wish to preserve, or that you wish to continue. The holiday season is enjoyable for some, but for others, it is a reminder of what they no longer enjoy. As I observed the posts that showContinue reading “A Master Dreamcaster”

Are You “Full of It?”

I remember the first time I declared that I was an artist. It was one of the defining moments of my life. It took me over 50 years to admit it. Why did it take me so long to feel free to admit that I was an artist? It took me 50 years to notContinue reading “Are You “Full of It?””

EACH ONE BEST

I play favorites.  I have a favorite son and a favorite daughter.  At every opportunity I tell my children just that.  On birthday cards, on FB Messenger, by text or email, on every occasion, I let them know they are my favorite son, or my favorite daughter.  My kids are quick to point out, withContinue reading “EACH ONE BEST”

The Winner’s Triple Crown

There’s a reason why Participation medals don’t work. They don’t inspire or celebrate excellence. In fact, they devalue it. In a sport where everyone gets a participation medal for just showing up, you won’t see a lot of excellent plays. What you will see is a lot of apathy, folks going through the motions. WhenContinue reading “The Winner’s Triple Crown”