I’ve Got the Keys: Thriving in Writing and In Real Life

November 3, 2017

I’ve been writing for a very long time, actually for as long as I can remember. The funny thing is that in recent years, I began to discover that many of the coveted principles that I use to achieve the goal of writing a book are seamlessly applicable to attaining…

You Must Read This Before 2017!

December 30, 2016

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. 2016 has stretched me in ways I never imagined possible. We have seen the remnants of the gentleness of life through tremendous loss and heartbreak and we have seen the joys of smiles from tremendous achievement. Through it all,…

Make It Rain

May 31, 2016

Have you ever heard anyone say: “A calm sea never qualifies a skillful sailor?”   I have found this to be one of the many truths that is revealed to us along the journey of life. If you look back over your life and consider some of your most difficult…

Get Lost, Find Yourself

May 2, 2016

As I woke up this morning, I realized that it is officially my birthday week! I was born on my mother’s birthday and every 7 years our birthday falls on Mother’s Day; this year being one of them. I am of course thankful for life as I recognize it as…

Whom Shall I Fear? 3 Ways to Silence the Negative Noise

July 6, 2015

I want you to ask yourself the following question: Whom shall I fear? If you think long and hard, chances are you can reply with the answer “no one”. Fear is defined as an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain,…

Words Have Power: The Empowerment Maven Takes on NYC

June 26, 2015

“Dreams don’t work unless you do.” The Bible says to write a thing and make it plain. Last year, I wrote NYC on my vision list for my play Lipstick Monologues (www.lipstickmonologues.com) not knowing how it would manifest. You can see the words NYC in our advertisements as well as…

Faith Over Failure: 3 Ways to Not Accept Defeat

June 12, 2015

I dedicate this picture and day to the teacher who told my mother that I would never be able to write. More specifically, she said that I would have trouble writing a good essay in college. In hindsight, her words meant that she thought that I would be a failure….

The Comfort Zone: 3 Reasons You Should Never Live There

May 29, 2015

  Pack your bags and prepare to leave. Have you ever noticed that you can’t receive anything if your hands are closed? No one can give or gift you with anything if your hands are closed. It is only at the point when we make a decision to open our hands that…

To Chicago with Love

May 22, 2015

Greetings Friends, Do you realize that every word that you speak has infinite power? With every utter, you shoot rockets into the atmosphere that explode and supernaturally turn into a mist that rains over your life and lives of those with whom you come in contact with. I am ordinary…

One Wish

May 8, 2015

I decided to celebrate my birthday a little differently this year… For me every new day is the gift of a moment to create and live on purpose. For me that means, shining a light that may either illuminate a path towards inner prosperity for myself or others. The best…