The Road to Self-Acceptance

I used to be a self-improvement junkie. From self-help books and journaling, to daily meditation and yoga, I was forever striving to become the best I could be, but somehow always falling short.  Now that I'm older and wiser, I am so over it. It takes tremendous energy to always be striving toward a better … Continue reading The Road to Self-Acceptance

Check It Out: Inspiring Women Writers

I don't usually promote authors or books on my blog, but there's a first time for everything and I want to do my part to support the writing community. Plus, these women and their work are inspiring! First there is the newly released Daddy: Reflections Of Father-Daughter Relationships, edited by one of my favorite bloggers, … Continue reading Check It Out: Inspiring Women Writers

How to Embrace Rejection and Keep Writing

Rejection is inevitable if you want to be published, so thicken your skin, baby.  On September 14, 2017, I crossed a big-ticket item off my bucket list. Not only had I completed a 75,000 word romance novel, a bucket list feat in itself, I submitted it to Harlequin Historical Romance for consideration. Pressing the submit … Continue reading How to Embrace Rejection and Keep Writing