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Writer Travel – Santa Fe! June 21-26, 2016

  Writer Travel – Santa Fe! Writing Retreat June 21- 26 2016 “Writing is the painting of the voice.” ~Voltaire An agent once told me that the one thing she looks for in a submission is a solid sense of … Continue reading

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Ben’s Bells and the Power of Kindess

~Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience. Evelyn Underhill This morning I had the priviledge of participating in the “belling” of Phoenix.  All over the valley, volunteers hung Ben’s Bells to spread the message of kindness and remind us … Continue reading

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A Peaceful Heart and a Happy Home

What does the pursuit of happiness look like in your house? In our home, it used to mean the quest to actualize the picture perfect life; a lovely home, big careers, high achieving children. However, our search for the American … Continue reading

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The Woman with All the Answers

In honor of Mother’s Day.  A gentle reminder to spend time with the people you love~ The Woman with All the Answers As a child, I loved going to the movies and live theater with my mother.  Though neither happened … Continue reading

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Path to a Peaceful Heart: Part 4

  Where Peacefulness Resides Simplicity is one of the keys to peaceful living. Clearing emotional and material clutter from your life opens the emotional and physical space needed to think and communicate effectively with loved ones.  It creates time in … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Space of Happiness

Last weekend I was visiting my friend Debbie at the beach in Oxnard, CA. We woke to a cloudy, cool Saturday and pondered about options for the morning as we sipped our coffee. “I take a Zumba class most Saturdays. … Continue reading

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