Category Archives: Stories Behind The Stories

What Real Yoga Bodies Look Like

Let’s face it. It can be intimidating when you work out regularly as part of your healthy living lifestyle, and you see online or magazine photos of “perfect bodies”. Sometimes, seeing those “perfect bodies” can make you feel bad about … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of an Author (well, this one anyway)

The day in the life of an author: what this author *wants* her day to be like, and what it’s *really* like. Continue reading

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The Mystery of Ancient Aircraft

Boy, ancient history sure does have its secrets. I follow Sacha Black’s blog, which often posts interesting and thought-provoking topics that deal with the history of ancient man. I have to admit that, as an author, I find tidbits like these … Continue reading

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What It Means to Be a Real Woman

A wonderful thought for today… Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Like the Phrase “Suck It Up”

Suck It Up: To endure a period of mental, physical, or emotional hardship with no complaining. “I don’t care if you’re sad, get out there, suck it up and deal with it!” (definition courtesy of Urban Dictionary) Okay. There it … Continue reading

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6 Signs You’re Making the Wrong Decision

I found another post this week that made me pause, and after a little thinking knew I had to share it with you. It’s about decision making, and how we can avoid making bad decisions by looking for red flags that … Continue reading

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Love The Earth? 9 Things You Can Do to Do Right by It.

  I love Earth. I love the seasons, and the blue sky, and animals and plants and trees. I love mountains and lakes and the beach. I love the smell of blooming flowers, salty sea air, and crisp wind in winter. If … Continue reading

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