The Year of Change

The Year of Change

Hello everyone and Happy New Year! 2021 is a 5 year (2 +0+2+1). The number five – whether you look at it from the philosophy of angel numbers or numerology – is a number that indicates change. I know. I know. I heard you groan all the way across the globe....
Imagining Your Unimaginable 2021

Imagining Your Unimaginable 2021

My mother had a younger sister who was like another mother to me. I was crazy about her. She was funny, talented, and very wise. Little tidbits of wisdom that she would share have stayed with me my entire life. I remember once worrying about something that might (or...
May I Have a Word With You?

May I Have a Word With You?

A few years ago, I was speaking at an event in Austria with several other authors. Two of those authors were Kyle Gray and Rebecca Campbell. They were chatting about “their word” and what each of them had chosen and how it had related to the year that they were...
We Need to Slow Down

We Need to Slow Down

Over the years, I have come to perceive time as something that has a momentum to it. For example, it has been my experience that if I start to anticipate something… say… a vacation. And if I am putting a ton of energy into wanting it to be here, wanting it to be here,...
Holiday Lost & Found

Holiday Lost & Found

When I was around 10 years old, my mother put my sister and I in a summer program. It lasted a week for several hours a day and was pretty much just to entertain us. As a part of that program, there was a crafts hour where we were allowed to paint ceramic figures of...
My 12 Holiday Gifts for You

My 12 Holiday Gifts for You

I think that every month has a feeling. Without jumping around too much, I think October has the thrill of autumn, turning leaves, and the spooky fun of Halloween. November feels like a time for gratitude and counting our blessings. December – at least to me...