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Kindness and Compassion

My readers and those that follow me on social media know that while writing is my passion, I do have a day job that pays the bills – at least until writing takes over. In that day job, I work with special needs adults. The

Aha!

I received a huge “Aha!” moment this week. I am a misfit! I am sharing this with you now because I hope to explain some of my own personal viewpoints. I imagine that someone else may be experiencing the same feelings, thoughts, or whatever it

15 Lessons for 2015

Life does not happen to us, we happen to ourselves!! Moment to Reflect: I must say, its not been an easy year, I have been in and out of court regarding custody of my kids but while at it, I didn’t just learn some few

No New Year Resolutions

I stopped making New Year’s resolutions a long time ago. The reason? It wasn’t so much that I had a hard time keeping them. I am a goal oriented person, so making those goals and keeping at them was not the issue. Frankly, the issue

Are You Reaching a Milestone, And How On Earth do you Know?

Courtesy: Internet We reach milestones in our lives. Often they are recognizable, at least to us. Some are hidden and are only revealed after time. I have reached a milestone in my own life. How about you? Do you know how to recognize a life

Goodbyes Are Hard….

Courtesy: quotesgram.com I said goodbye this past weekend to my beloved Bay Area. I have lived there for 10 years and loved it there. I met some wonderful people, and I met some that were not so wonderful. I had huge successes there and epic

Redefining Me…

Courtesy: allisasis.com If you follow me on Twitter, whether it is my personal account or my poetry prompt account, you know that I have been in the thick of a life changing move. Hard? Oh, wow! That is not even a third of the description.

Finding My Joy

On a personal note, I am in the middle of chaos in my own life. So this question is weighing heavily on my mind. As my readers know, I am in the middle of a move from the  Bay Area. In addition, I am in

A BETTER YOU: BE A FIGHTER

“Life can leave you so bitter, but you must believe that it gets better and better…” ~ Jessica Reedy. I thought at some point of my life that I am that unlucky girl who doesn’t deserve any good thing in life. What I was going through

Slow and Steady…

When you hear people say ‘slow and steady’, what immediately comes to mind is the story of ‘the tortoise and the hare‘. I know this because its what happens with me, I’ve read and listened to this story over and over again so much so