Blogs, Poetry/Prose

My Chosen Ending


When I come to the end of the road and the sun has set for me, I do not want dark rites full of gloom to fill the air. Cry only with tears of joy for my soul is about to be set free. Miss me a little - but not too long - and… Continue reading My Chosen Ending

Reflections, Spiritual Healing

One Lonely Chick


July 27, 2005 - Journal Entry So here I am San, sitting in the grass by your memorial.  This is the day you were admitted to hospice a year ago - the day before you died.  Today, I have brought you a white rose with a note for you to read from wherever you are. I… Continue reading One Lonely Chick

Healing the Body & Spirit, Poetry/Prose

Letting Go


I love the poetry of Mary Oliver.   Am remembering the passing of my two sisters, my father-in-law, a family members brother, and others.  This poem reminds me of the "Letting Go" process. IN BLACKWATER WOODS Look, the trees are turning their own bodies into pillars of light, are giving off the rich and fulfillment… Continue reading Letting Go

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

Bookish Things, New Books Being Birthed, Once Upon the Alter of Hope

Once Upon the Alter of Hope


"Once Upon the Alter of Hope" is a collection of the journals entries I wrote while I was healing from the abusive stories still living in my heart and head. It illustrates that by healing from the devastation of our painful personal experiences, we can actually begin to choose to not experience life as a… Continue reading Once Upon the Alter of Hope

Blogs, Bookish Things, Healing the Body & Spirit, Heart to Heart Series, Heart-to-Heart Blogs, How Heart-to-Heart Came About, Reflections

Dedicated to My Sisters


Changed my banner up a bit since the book I'm a contributing author in, "Heart to Heart: The Path to Wellness", is about to hit the racks!  I choose to wait just before the books came to post this banner . . . because it is very special to me.  To their loving memory .… Continue reading Dedicated to My Sisters

Healing the Body & Spirit, Poetry/Prose, Reflections, Untempered Thoughts

Bullied . . .


Never be bullied into silence.  Never allow yourself to be made a victim.  Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself. Been there, done that, never again.