The Writer's Life

Accomplishing Dreams in the Working World

It’s that time, again!  This is my writer’s update where I inform you, the reader, about my comings and goings as a writer. As everyone knows, a writer’s world is fraught with financial insecurities.  Some of the lucky few either have a partner with a decent income to support their endeavors or have hit the… Continue reading Accomplishing Dreams in the Working World

Journeys Through Meditation

Tastefully Delicious

“We not only have fast food, we have fast eating!  Try slowing down to experience mindfully and taste your food.”  - The Meditation Bible by Madonna Gauding This exercise in meditation gave me a chance to slow down while eating my food.  It taught me to pay attention to each bite of food, and I… Continue reading Tastefully Delicious

Journeys Through Meditation

Gazing at the Stars

“Submit to the moment and feel a part of the cosmos, and everything and everyone in it.”  - The Meditation Bible by Madonna Gauding I was not into meditating when I sat outside to begin my star-gazing meditation.  But, the cool night air was refreshing and enticing.  Searching for peace and quiet, I had waited… Continue reading Gazing at the Stars

Journeys Through Meditation

Being the Best Parent That I Can Be

  “Parenting is the most difficult and important job on the planet.  Try this meditation to help you visualize how to be a better parent.” – The Meditation Bible by Madonna Gauding Shortly after my husband received custody of his daughters, I realized that I was going to be a full-time parent.  This excited me… Continue reading Being the Best Parent That I Can Be

Journeys Through Meditation

The Sweetest of Dreams

For some of us, like me, it is difficult to become a creature of routine. Our brains are flooded with thoughts that rattle on non-stop; even after the lights go out...

Fun Facts

100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #42

I have a strong spiritual background.  I was raised Baptist and explored Methodist, Lutheran, Catholic, Non-denominational, Charismatic, Wesleyan, and Presbyterian churches.   I am now Wiccan, and I enjoy participating in Buddhist meditations with my husband.

Journeys Through Meditation

Blessings in My Glass

After thumbing through this book, I have decided that working with it chronologically is not the way the universe works. We live in a chaotic world where, at any given moment, things change. Sometimes, our world is flipped upside down, and sometimes they change for the better. We just roll with the punches and continue to forge ahead...