Why I Wrote Start, Grow, Thrive: Build a Business to Last

I had a panic attack in 2017 that lasted until April 2018. It spiraled into depression and it was really only the grace of God and the people who pray for me, especially my mom, that got me through it. I was depressed and kept it to myself. That’s a story for another day. When I am happy, I write

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Another Short Story – Love in Quarantine

These short stories have been a challenge but a lot of fun to write. Love in Quarantine is longer in word count than Love Under Lockdown. However, I am intentionally keeping them short and each is unconnected from the other, aside from the same theme of dealing with life and love in the time of COVID-19. In this second short story, in the

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Love Under Lockdown – A Short Story

Happy Valentine’s Day. Whether you celebrate the day or not, it is a wonderful reminder that we need love to make it through this life. I wanted to share a short story inspired by the pandemic. Short stories aren’t my usual genre but I wanted to challenge myself to tell the story in less than 8000 words. If you know

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I Am Featured in the New Women Going Global Book

Writing and publishing a book is a feat, whether it is the first time or the hundredth. I struggle with each book I write. Will I find the right words to say to get my message across? Will people receive it? The opportunity to be a part of a project that would tell my story and that of other women

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Resistance Part 2 – #minibooks

Steven Pressfield describes Resistance as like “the pain-in-the-ass schoolteacher who won’t let us climb the tree in the playground. But the urge to climb came first.” Resistance shows up to stop us from doing our greatest work and discovering fully who we are meant to be. I battle this daily and some days resistance wins. Here’s this week’s mini book continuing

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Resistance #MiniBook

Thank you for the feedback on how the weekly mini books have been inspiring you. I will keep them coming as long as the inspiration flows. This week, I’ve been meditating on resistance and looking at the areas through the years where I have had no choice but to do an about turn when I realized the very thing which

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Legacy & Wealth #MiniBook

This week’s #minibook brought to mind the passage in Matthew 6 where Jesus is teaching us why we should not worry. Check out the book then consider how it connects to the passage below. Matthew 6 (NIV) Do Not Worry 25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your

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That Awkward Moment #MiniBook

In the movies, the unpretty girl or the nerd are usually the ones who have the awkward moments. Not so in real life. Daily we are presented with opportunities to be awkward. Success depends on what we do in those moments. If these mini books are an encouragement to you please let me know and also share them with your

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