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,…

There Are Levels to This: 5 Things You Must Do Before the New Year

December 16, 2016

Growth requires us to find strength in the midst of discomfort knowing that the ultimate prize is to never be the same. And if there is anyone who is waiting for the New Year to do set anything in motion, chile please! I have probably announced and set in motion…

It Was All A Dream: 3 Things You Must Do Now to Make Your Dreams Come True

November 11, 2016

There is a quote floating around that states something to the tune of “There were days I prayed for this”. This rings so true for me today as I travel to Indianapolis, Indiana with the cast of my theatrical production Traces of Her Lipstick. We will be blessed to perform…

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…

3 Words You Must Speak Over Your Life

November 20, 2015

Life is not a popularity contest, the only person that must like you is you. As you continue to climb the ladder of life, you will inevitably discover that life is far from a popularity contest. That good old saying “You can’t please everybody” will sing a melody in your…