Are We Sleepwalking? (Part 1)


Are We Sleepwalking?  PART ONE As a dream which seems real . . . Everything that was done that day, thoughts, words said you can’t remember . . . It is almost like driving to a familiar destination and after you’ve arrived, you can’t remember the drive there.  Sometimes it may feel like we are…

Behind the Mask


“Everyone is called to greatness in Jesus Christ. Just don’t ever confuse that with being ego centered and greater than everyone else is. Why . . . because when you do, you become a lover of yourself. Eventually losing the ones closest to you that have always loved the real you – the big, the…

When not writing . . .


Many wonder what I do when I am not writing, free-lance editing, being a wife, a full-time mom, running our business, teaching art and dance conferences, obtaining my degree, speaking, coaching, or counseling.  Well, on the side when all my Matter Hatter Days slow down and I have time for a great cup of hot…

Love is a choice of action . . .


Love is a gift of giving and receiving – the exchange is sweet and always life changing. Some say that love is like taking the black and white of everyday life and then adding a little color. Skeptics say love can seem to detour our day-to-day concerns into a temporary fade. Finding ourselves in a…

What’s Stealing Your Joy?


Ever go dress shopping with a set mind of what you are looking for, but when you get there can not find that ‘perfect’ dress? Ever have to talk yourself into going shopping because you either hate shopping (like me) or dread the reminder that your body is not as perfect as you might want…

The Push for Change . . .


“Change never feels ‘nice’ – the stretching process is always a painful driving force that enables us to try that much harder again and again. Doesn’t sound real fun does it? Well, honestly, if change was all ‘nice and pretty’ we would all live in a perfect world without reality. Reality is what pushes us…

What causes your spirit to become crushed or die?


Circumstances, ill words spoken over you, responses to both….this list could go on. A time has come that we must realize a lie for what it is ‘a lie’.  We must begin to believe a truth as ‘a truth’. Reality does not give room for denial, ‘slipping it under the rug’. Yes, reality is harsh,…