2 hands reaching for eachother


February 22, 2021

This week the energy of helping, caring, shielding, our loved ones has shown up all over the grid. A woman preparing for the long awaited first marriage counseling session afraid to say too much. She doesn’t want to dump and ...

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Hard Start

February 8, 2021

Sitting here staring at a blank page. Looking for the idea, thought, inspiration. Wondering if I should just quit for now. Go watch TV. Yet here, in the hard start, is the path forward. At least that is what I ...

tree windbreak

Stay or Go

February 1, 2021

Had a snow storm come through. Forecast had said 8 to 10 inches. It was hard to tell across the yard. High winds had formed drifts and riffs with patches of grass showing. My awesome husband spent a good few ...

Book cover with title Okay Fine, I'm Grateful

Woo Woo Train

January 25, 2021

While in Target the other day I came across several cool journals. The cover of one had OKAY FINE, I’M GRATEFUL! with a run on paragraph in ever smaller type size. It was SO spot on. “A journal to catapult ...

Forge Steel Mouse

A Mouse

January 18, 2021

On our morning yard walk Ginger dove into the brush. She had seen or smelled a mouse and was quick enough to grab it. She made to run with it. Not knowing what she had I issued the commands “Far ...

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Snow Dog Lessons

January 11, 2021

Each morning I “walk” Ginger my cairn terrier twice around our 5 acre yard in a quasi figure eight. She is a happy girl who’s life revolves around bright orange tennis type balls. We had a significant snow a little ...

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Repeating Pattern

December 14, 2020

Be it bricks in a wall or spokes of a wheel the world is patterned. So to do the actions of our life repeat. I don’t know where other people find their inspiration to write. For me much of the ...

Woman kissing head of young girl with Eifel Tower in background


December 10, 2020

In a recent email exchange someone told me they had a socially distant dinner with in-laws. The use of the word distant caught my attention.  Distant.  Not distancing like we see and hear everywhere.  Not distanced. Distant. It is more ...

red hot sword

Face centered to body centered cubic. A lesson in metal and life.

November 19, 2020

Prepping for the next radio show with Transformation Talk Radio. I provide an outline for the team. Four sections (15 minute segments of the hour long broadcast) which will guide the on air conversation. Forging A Life: Truths in Creation ...