Author’s note: At the behest of a good friend, I wrote this piece to read at an event he organized and named; Color Me Father. It’s never easy to bare your soul, especially when it involves someone who has had meaning in your life. Honesty is of the utmost importance to me and I find it difficult to be anything but truthful, especially in my writing. I never intend any malice, nor harbor ill will towards the people in my life who have caused me pain. Seeking to learn the lesson, I desire to become a better person and be true to my life’s motto…. Love is the answer. <3 Continue reading Life With My Father – As Good As It Gets
I host an open-mic night each first Monday of the month called “Some-Theme Special.” Punny huh? This month the theme was music. From the time I was a little girl, there has been a soundtrack accompanying me. I sat down and recalled different times in my life and assigned songs. This is what my life sounds like… Continue reading Music Is Life
For me, there’s nothing quite like the oceanside. Sitting on its edge watching the sunrise, is my ultimate zen moment. Meditating to the good morning greetings of each white cap, is the perfect way to start my day. I ended it the same way, late last night. Continue reading Beach Dreams
As I sit here working on my vision board for 2014, I have realized that some of the goals, and visions I have for this next year aren’t really new. Which begs the question, what’s so new in a new year?
Are you paying attention to what’s important?
There are moments that leave you breathless. And feeling helpless. And in an instant, everything you have been worried about seems blown out of proportion. And the angry words you have exchanged with the people who mean the most to you feel silly… Continue reading In an instant….