What do we believe? Today I read from my journal… “when we are filled with self-doubt. They are better than us! They deserve better than me! We don’t believe we are worthy. We don’t believe we are good enough. And the thing is… our kids feel the same. They do not believe they are worthy.… Continue reading Unwavering Beliefs… Who are you rooting for?
We Care About What Others Think! Ep. 49 ~ Afrolatina Show Why do we care what others think? Today’s diary is my reflection on seeking approval. “We want to be seen and heard. We want to be respected and validated. We want them to be proud of us. We want to be affirmed.” Some people’s… Continue reading We Care About What Others Think!
Writers, we fear so many things. That we won't have what it takes. That we will run out of words. Perhaps that great idea should go in another book. "Often the writing process is filled with a sense of jeopardy because, in essence, with every book I turn myself inside out. One of the things… Continue reading You have to give everything away every single time!
#16 Writing Mantra: What would my character do in this situation? One of the most important things we must do in the creative process is get out of the way. We must get out of our own way! We must get out of our characters way! I am constantly reminding myself that this is not… Continue reading Day 76: What Would My Character Do? #wewrite
Excerpt from Finding Your Force, Chapter 22 Closer to my dreams. It was the night before New Years Eve. I had been writing all day at my writing spot at Grand Central Station and it was time for a break. I was participating in a competition write your novel in 3 days. I decided to… Continue reading Letting Him Go…
Excerpted from Finding Your Force, Chapter 10 New York City, July 18, 2002 After 9/11 I decided two things 1) I am a writer and New York is where I need to be to make my dreams happen and 2) If I’m going to die there is no other city in the world I’d rather… Continue reading Living the Dream in the City of Lights
Excerpted from Finding Your Force Prayer: I know that there are NO OBSTACLES~ that all that you put in my path is for my learning… for my greater good. Please help me to release the poison inside of me. I’m miserable, unhappy and feeling unfulfilled in my life. Spiritually I know what I need to… Continue reading Finding the Light in a Laugh
"Signs signs everywhere are signs do this don’t do that can’t you read the signs" I was looking for a sign… I was praying for a sign… I was literally praying for a sign in the exact moment that it arrived. The past few days I have been completely consumed and obsessed by my visit… Continue reading The Time to Soar
Writing Towards Manifestation Day 2 ~ Forgetting the Dream! Part 2: The Tale of the Far Off Land… There is something calling saying LET ME OUT! How have I gotten comfortable? How have I regressed? How have I blocked myself? I am waking up from a deep sleep. After many months of staying comfortable, of… Continue reading Forgetting the Dream ~
Writing Towards Manifestation ~ Falling Asleep on the Dream! Part 1: The Tale of the Far Off Land… I have been asleep for most 2014. I am meditating on this truth this morning. Yesterday I realized something important for my life: when I am moving there is much I accomplish. When I am searching I… Continue reading Falling Asleep on the Dream ~ Writing Towards Manifestation ~ Day 1