5 Fastest Ways to Lose Your Joy

5 Fastest Ways to Lose Your Joy

Ugh. Lately I can’t seem to get off the dime. Low energy. Lots of eye rolling at life. No joy. Why? Those crazy hormones back at it? Probably. Too much 5:00 news? Sure. Stress at work? Financial pressure? Parenting dilemmas? Yes, yes and yes. Watching helplessly the...
When Roles Reverse

When Roles Reverse

This article first appeared in the February issue of HomeFront magazine www.homefrontmag.com Every once in a while a few simple words can completely change our lives. I do comes to mind. We’re moving has the same powerful effect. You’re hired, You’re fired, It’s a...
The Importance of Giving Up

The Importance of Giving Up

A few years ago, I gave up writing once and for all. Again. It was the third time in a month. I had just opened another rejection letter regarding another manuscript from another publisher whose associate’s secretary’s assistant was kind enough to send me a form...