Passions. Passionate. Passion.

We all have it. Whether it’s a passion for words, for our lover, or a favorite food. But what does it mean? To be passionate? Or to have a passion for something? Or to live passionately? How and why do we say these things? Before we get to that, let me first explain the meaning [...]

Why you should date a girl who writes.

      With a hot toddy in hand (to fight a pesky earache), I felt that long lost urge to write again after my summer-long hiatus from writing. And though it's not for a scene in my next book, I let my thoughts take me where they wanted to go:       Date a girl who understands [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]