Category Archives: Self Improvement

Free Falling – Day 3

Most of the wonderful people I connect with during the Author Blog Challenge are really dedicated and professional about their writing. They take classes, attend workshops, and participate in all kinds of things to hone their skills and improve their … Continue reading

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Beginnings – Day 2

Beginnings are not always accurate predictors of what’s to come. I started writing little stories when I was around 5 years old. Reading and writing were very important skills to my parents, so they made sure that I learned to … Continue reading

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Why I Need to Embrace this Challenge – Day 1

I was so excited when I saw the notice on Facebook that the Author Blog Challenge was starting again! The last time I participated, it opened an entire new world for me. I met amazing people who have stayed in … Continue reading

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Chemo Hints and Tips

After my first chemo session, I discovered a number of challenges I needed to resolve. I learned that no matter how well you prepare, how closely you listen to the nurses, you will encounter unique problems as your body fights … Continue reading

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I Wish I Had a Thunder Shirt

I never thought I’d say this: I am jealous of my dog. Why? Because she has a Thunder Shirt. For those of you who don’t know what this is, a Thunder Shirt is this ingenious thing you put on nervous … Continue reading

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Is Age Making You Feel Old?

AGE – that three-letter word that is a four-letter word to so many people! But what does it really mean? When I was growing up, back in the Stone Age, anyone over 30 was considered old. No one even believed … Continue reading

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When Your Dreams Aren’t Coming True, Make New Ones

I haven’t written a blog post in a few months. I know this isn’t the most interesting opening sentence, but it’s what comes to mind. I didn’t realize how far I had withdrawn from everything until this past week. I … Continue reading

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