I joined Toastmasters International a little over ten months ago. My reasons for joining were so that I can become a more effective and persuasive leader. It was a suggestion of my Chief Information Officer (CIO) as I was having some difficulty with corporate politics. So far I have given three speeches and the feedback… Continue reading Toastmasters International
We’re told in order to be beautiful, we must first be thin. So we swallow a tapeworm to devour what’s within. We’re told in order to be beautiful, we must lighten my skin, telling us we’re not perfect with the skin we’re born in. We’re told in order to be beautiful, we must straighten our… Continue reading Beauty
September was a great month! I had the privilege of attending the Connecticut writing conference. The Connecticut romance writers association put on a great event and I walked away with so many nuggets of knowledge. I celebrated my birthday in Scotland and Ireland! It was such a great historic and beautiful trip and I cannot… Continue reading Write time, Write place
I quit. I quit trying to fit in. We're conditioned to think that being "in" is what's best when in reality resisting conformity passes the test. I quit. I quit trying to join in with segregated groups-- these organized groups commitment to one view and one way and that is never how I feel on… Continue reading I Quit.
A while back, I wrote a blog about healing the world. You can read it here. I went back and was going to reblog it but really wanted to share a little blurb I wrote using Michael Jackson's songs. There is so much wisdom within the lines of many of Michael Jackson songs if we… Continue reading Wisdom from MJ
I am a firm believer of dreams. If you have something you want to accomplish, go for it! Not matter how big or how small, if it will enhance your life, bring it to life. I have a bucket list of things I want to do in my lifetime. Most of the items in my… Continue reading Dreams come true