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Excerpt from “Risking Truth”


There was a moment in time when the world shifted and shuddered as if blasted by a robust icy wind from within its super-heated core; quite a defiant act of nature to say the very least. The trees, plants, animals, insects, and humans going about their daily business and barely paused or felt the micro-second… Continue reading Excerpt from “Risking Truth”

Healing the Body & Spirit, Reflections, Untempered Thoughts

To all the 1’s & Zero’s


Am feeling the love at this moment - chance connection to an amazing group of folks just went down starting with CG. Ayling. That spread out like wildfire with re-tweets between us, re-tweets of my book in-process, Silencing Echoes, those tweets brought more re-tweets and new very "tweet" friends.  How wonderful a human connection can… Continue reading To all the 1’s & Zero’s

Blogs, Bookish Things, Reflections, Silencing Echoes

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 . . .

Blogs, Bookish Things, New Books Being Birthed

Excerpt . . .New Book In Process


"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 . . .New Book In Process

Bookish Things, Healing the Body & Spirit, Reflections, Untempered Thoughts

No Promises


Not many people out there seem to hear me, but what I have learned is life makes no promises.  I better get started on my story. Should you?

Blogs, Bookish Things, Healing the Body & Spirit, New Books Being Birthed, Reflections, Silencing Echoes

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

Announcements, Bookish Things, Reflections

Ode to Typo’s


 Found some typos on my site so here's a re-post of something I wrote months ago Bet a typo I've made is out there And if you point that out I think that rocks . . . I have trouble living in a square And I'll fight my way out of a four-walled box . . .… Continue reading Ode to Typo’s

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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.

Announcements, Bookish Things, Healing the Body & Spirit, New Books Being Birthed

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.