Personally, I hate this question. I was reminded of this fact a few minutes ago while reading a blog post giving advice to introverts attending writers conferences. One of the suggestions was to ask what are you currently reading as a conversation opener. Generally, I'm speechless when someone uses that question on me....... even when I am in … Continue reading What are you reading?
I've been reading The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey by Ian Morgan Cron and it's been very enlightening. Another timely book in my life's journey. They tell me Enneagram has not been proven but has been experienced as useful. They also say it is not personality typing in a psychological sense but in … Continue reading Intensity, and Moondust Lake
It's always a special moment for me when a story speaks into my life with something appropriate for the place I'm at. Unexpectedly, this book has done just that, more than once. It feels like validation. The Presence would have caught my interest even if I was at a different point in life. Having it relate to where I … Continue reading The Presence
January 1st is a good day to wish all of you a very Happy New Year. May 2019 be kind to you, kinder than you expect it to be. And, may your travels bring you many great books in 2019. Finding books to read is a challenge for me this week, all because the unthinkable happened on Christmas eve. … Continue reading Happy New Year
They tell us that we all lie.... and the one we lie to most often, is ourselves. I agree with this idea whole heartedly. Keeping honesty in mind, I think I've been doing a good job at self honesty. About the way I live life. I'm convinced of it. I've made a lot of progress and I'm … Continue reading Sometimes I lie
I am convinced there are some things that need to be talked about. There could be a number of reasons for this. Maybe someone shares a similar experience and needs encouragement. Maybe someone feels lumped in with the abusers and needs reassurance. Maybe someone has the false impression that all abused women hate men and need to know that's not true. Or, maybe it's just to help me figure … Continue reading Some things need to be talked about