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Know Thyself…Aristotle

To thine own self, be true~ Shakespeare  (Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 3) If I’ve learned anything over the past years, it is that the most important relationship that a woman can have is with herself.  It’s even more important that … Continue reading

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Novel Update

ast week, I literally sucked the marrow of my soul with an 8,000 word day. I attempted to push myself for another 2,000 words, and I literally couldn’t think of another word to say. My first draft is around a … Continue reading

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Love and Loss…

ithin a few months of each other, I lost two very important things, the nuclear family that I had created was shattered by deception and divorce, and my sister was snatched from me by a prion disease called CJD. My … Continue reading

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Wherein Life Imitates Art…

emember that book that mom read when our brother died? I was a baby barely six months old. You were home from school, and you took the night shift for mom many a night in those dark first few months. … Continue reading

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Divorce is Scary

There.  I said it.  Are we all happy now?  Divorce.  Divorce. Divorce.   Everyone in my inner circle knows how much I hate that word.  It’s harsh, ugly and the antithesis of everything that I’ve tried to achieve in my … Continue reading

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“How Are You”

I find myself being asked that often lately, and for good reason.  It’s a hard question to answer on so many levels.  Everyone knows that I was always the confident one, the secure one and let’s face it-the prideful one. … Continue reading

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Childhood Should Be Magical

As starry-eyed and optimistic as this sounds–I believe this with all my heart. It’s the reason that I want to be home when my children walk home from school. It’s the reason that my children at 9, 7, and 4 … Continue reading

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Did Elin get Too Much, Enough, or Not Enough? And Why We Should Care..or Should We?

The reactions to the Elin Nordegren-Tiger Woods divorce settlement aren’t unexpected. It is in an incredible amount of money and the circumstances surrounding it are fraught with humiliation, scandal, and heartbreak. When speaking of the settlement, people reside in two … Continue reading

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