November 2016

What makes an artist?

I love meeting artists. Their ability to capture emotions and depth on paper never fails to intrigue me. I’m pretty sure that what inspires artists is a similar driving force that writers experience in the depths of their being to create. The thing is that surroundings and experiences do shape lives and hence decisions to Read more

Letting Go

Soaring Eagle in Blue Sky - Letting Go

Khalil Gibran had it right when he wrote: Your children are not your children They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself They come through you but not from you And though they are with you yet they belong not to you   I read a friend’s post the other day about Read more

Young girl in water

I’ve realized over the years that I can be pretty intense at times, especially when I’m in the middle of writing a book and my mind is mulling over plot, tone, character etc. etc. I’m also one of those people who worry way too much. I used to believe that dwelling on problems and trying Read more