• Life

    Be Curious, Not Perfect: The Art of Connection

    To be curious is a natural inclination for humans but for many as they grow older they seem to be less so. I’m not sure why this is. Is it about losing a sense of wonder, the child within? It’s no secret that I turned fifty this year. I don’t hide my age and I have no qualms about growing older because I know what a blessing it is to be here, in good health. Not everyone gets to do that. My life is full of blessings. Too many to count. To signify turning fifty, I went on a little adventure. I wanted to commemorate and give gratitude to all…

  • Life,  Telling Your Story

    Write for Your Life – part 3: The Big Picture

    This blog will be continuing the life writing theme with the element of The Big Picture up for discussion. Have you been writing? You hesitated. It’s interesting that vacuuming the house or doing the dishes becomes appealing when you should be writing. Procrastination is your enemy, so be mindful of this. Make your writing project part of your daily routine, it’s the only way to get it done. At least five days per week should have some time allotted to the task and before you realize it, you will have written a first draft. After my last blog, you should have been able to map out a rough outline of…