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“Silencing Echoes” Coming Soon


  "Silencing Echoes", which was the original name of my personal healing memoir, takes a look at the various ways we attempt to silence our painful echoes from the past, frequent with damaging effects on our health and spirituality as well as those around us. This non-fiction book is based on the parts of my… Continue reading “Silencing Echoes” Coming Soon

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Preface “Sneak Peek”


  A taste of my new book about silencing the echoes from the past.  I welcome all comments. Debbie "The above story is a preamble to the words contained within the chapters that follow.  A storytelling of sorts, that shows that even a helpless nine-month old child has intense feelings and memories of things adults… Continue reading Preface “Sneak Peek”

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Excerpt . . .


"It hadn't been safe to be authentic, to express thoughts and feelings openly. In a violent, alcoholic home, is wasn't even safe for the adults to do so. You learn to blend in, to accommodate, to be vigilant for cues of anger that often led to violence.  You hide so well you can't even find… Continue reading Excerpt . . .

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Silencing Echoes


Book in Process This non-fiction book is based on the parts of my life that not only hurt me the most, but taught me the most.  There are things in this book that no person on this earth should ever experience, but the primary focus is not on the horror.  The focus is on the… Continue reading Silencing Echoes

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Hearing Echoes


While working on my book "Silencing Echoes", am noticing I sometimes get emotionally pulled down by some of my echoes.  That crazy human tendency we have to continually attach to a memory. And rework the memory. Multiple times. However, in my opinion, staying authentic to an echo is crucial to presenting an authentic story so… Continue reading Hearing Echoes

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Silencing Echoes – Book In Process


  This book is definitely shape-shifting frequently as I sort through the intricate patterns and places I'm being taken.  Its evolution comes from deep within me and it can be a bit delicate to walk on some of the fragile surfaces I'm trending on.  Don't give up - come back often for more detail.