Category Archives: Stories Behind The Stories

A Small Way to Sneak Exercise into Your Day

The body wasn’t designed to sit around all day. It was designed to move, and to keep moving. So, as I was looking around for additional ways to sneak in exercise, I stumbled upon a really cool smart phone app … Continue reading

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“Evocative mysteries. Fascinating Lovers.” IN THIS LIFE now FREE

IN THIS LIFE Book 1 of the Past Life Series FREE for a limited time! Readers are calling the book “fast-paced” “a great love story” “sensual, engaging and thoroughly addictive” Grab your FREE copy of IN THIS LIFE today! ___________________________________________________ When psychologist … Continue reading

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A Story Idea Is Not A Story

There are many reasons I’ve been in a writing funk for the past 5 or 6 months, and a recent blog post by Bob Mayer exposed one that I didn’t even realize had been impacting me. An idea is not … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Pirriwee Public School Meets Wisteria Lane I’m not sure how I found Big Little Lies (maybe it was through Amazon? maybe it was a recommendation?), but I gotta tell you that I’ve still got mixed feelings about the book even … Continue reading

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Banishing Writer’s Block

I’m battling writer’s block right now. And let me tell you, sometimes pushing past it is h-a-r-d. Today I found a blog that talks about my very problem, and offers some very solid suggestions on how to work with writer’s block … Continue reading

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Life Lessons for When Life Kicks Butt

Life has a way of kicking butt when you least expect it. Not that you can predict these things, but when it comes at you hard and fast it can leave you feeling helpless and insecure and maybe even angry. … Continue reading

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How Shifting Perspective Changes Your Life

Do you have a tendency to mind-read? Or jump to conclusions about what a person said or something that happened? Does your mind-chatter have a tendency to go off the deep end sometimes? It’s a proven fact that your self-talk causes stress. … Continue reading

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