Rest. Relax. Repeat.

I just got back from Aruba. Thursday night. It was a bumpy flight. But hitting the tarmac at BWI, though rainy and cold and very windy, I felt exhilarated. It was only supposed to be a relaxing, budget-friendly vacation away from work and the normal, everyday craziness. A time to chill out and unwind and [...]

Split Second

I was driving home this evening, in the pouring rain, and I decided to switch lanes, to slow down so I wouldn’t hydroplane (even though I think it's fun A.F.). I glanced over into my right sideview mirror, checking the right lane, and saw no cars, but as I was turning my head back and [...]

Closer to me.

The late Dr. Wayne Dyer said, “Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change." I had read this quote many times before, but today, for some reason, this resonated with me. You see, I love yoga. I love that it calms my mind, because it seems that my mind [...]

Self-Promotion and the Single Writer

Self-promotion is exhausting. But as a self-published author you do it because no one else is going to do it for you. Promotion doesn't just happen to you. Yes, you have word of mouth, but that is not enough. You have to push hard and work harder. It's a good thing I don't have a [...]

What I learned travelling to Greece…

I recently travelled to Greece for a Yoga Retreat with Dimitra Yoga, and for a little extra time on my own to do research for my next novel. I learned a lot about myself on this trip. My strengths, my weaknesses, my limits. And of course, I created new memories and loves about life. Without [...]