Building to Astonishing Levels

I spent many years feeling alone while in the company of so many. Family, friends, partners. The only people I trusted were my kids, who truly taught me the first definition of unconditional love. I had become used to so much drama that when life was good, I was...

Change Your Circle, Change Your Life

TODAY is a big one! So, naturally, I stayed up late and read A Child Called It. I devoured it because it was a triumph of the human spirit. I guess I am addicted to that sort of missive. Maybe it is why I surround myself with the people who believe they can do...

What if You Could Be Addicted to What’s Good for You?

Your hyperfocus will propel you...farther than you ever imagined. I don’t gamble…and there was a time when I wouldn’t allow myself to even step foot in a casino. Once, when I was in my 20’s I went to the casino and I lost $600. In retrospect, $600 is and is not a lot...

A Mindset Empowered

The world is not against you. The strength of your struggles has everything to do with your attitude. Yesterday, I logged into my bank account and saw a weird charge. I knew I hadn't been to Chicago in the last couple of hours, but I thought maybe I had bought...

Why Self-Awareness Is a Key to Emotional Healing

The people I work with in my career as a writer and editor are so cool. Many of them are business owners and entrepreneurs and half the time they act as my own legion of life coaches! As a result, I am privy to innovative thought processes and unique ways of...

Lemons and Entrepreneurship

LA BOUND! I am taking my first business trip to go to the Success Live event with my publisher. This is the first time I will have traveled since getting sick with transverse myelitis, since learning a trip to Target could double as a marathon. So...I am taking my...

Celebrating with My Client

Nothing compares to you...new authors. From my client and first-time author: "Second draft back from the editor. This is what she wrote. 'Readers will FLY through this book as they glean their needed lessons because it is a nimble and memorable work.' Blown away and...