Tips for an Author

Tips for an Author. I want to share a secret with you. When you go into a restaurant; if you are anything like I am, you leave a generous tip. I always leave between 20-25%. That might sound high and if memory serves me correct the standard is 15-18%. I leave 20%-25% because I am…

Innate

It didn’t take long for me to learn that if I was going to stay safe, sane and of any use to anyone; that I would have to grab onto literature in the form of reading and writing. It was and has been a survival mechanism for me from my earliest years. It really has…

The Big, Bad, Wolf

Who’s afraid of the big, bad wolf? I am, but I taunt and tease him. Pulling at his tail and rattling his cage. I skip through the woods purposely taunting him. I know that he is dangerous, but yet I call to him, as I merrily skip through the wooded areas of my life. “You…

Imagination

I will forever be in my imagination. Regardless of my geography, state of mind, circumstances, or limitations. Even the late Albert Einstein recognized that imagination was even more important than knowledge. He knew and declared that imagination was not limited. There are no boundaries that are put on a person who can see something in…

Your sacred spy

I once read that a writer is much like a spy and I immediately thought to myself that I am that woman also. Though I tend to more of an exhibitionist in the physical realm, in the spiritual realm I truly am a voyeur. I have an innate desire to know what makes people tick.…