You guys! I forgot how much fun coloring is! A couple of years ago, my hubby came home from his group meeting and said our counselor had them color. I admit I laughed. I mean, I was picturing a bunch of guys grabbing crayons out of a Crayola box and filling in Scooby Doo pictures or something. However, as hubby talked about it, I could tell he really enjoyed it. He said as they colored, they talked about various issues and coloring helped them stay relaxed while they opened up.Read More
My book is right on (my self-imposed) schedule. Frankly, I’m shocked. All that’s left to do is read through it one more time, finish the cover, the book description, and the blurb on the back. I set it aside last week so I can give myself a “break” from it for two weeks, and then I’ll have semi-fresh eyes to read it again.Read More
Last week I mentioned that life is good. Really good. I’ve been watching my grandbaby grow by leaps and bounds. It’s incredible! Her smile and laughter fill my heart. All three of my kids are in a great place too. Nothing makes a mom happier than when their children are doing well.Read More
What’s up party people? I’ve been gone for a couple of weeks and so much has happened. It’s been great. But this is an Insecure Writer’s Support Group post so I’ll stick to that for today.
I’ll start with the rule breaking I did last week. I'm a total rebel, you guys! I re-republished my book. Two years ago, I released Steps Along My Shore. It’s a self-help book for those who love someone struggling with pornography addiction and other unwanted sexual behaviors. I talk about how to heal from Relational Trauma, establish boundaries, learn the importance of self-care and all sorts of other cool stuff.Read More
She couldn't help herself from inhaling her husband's scent before she carefully slid out of her side of the bed. They'd been married for thirty-five years. Thirty-five years and one day. Last night they celebrated with too much wine for her and too much vodka for him. Much too much vodka for him. He wouldn't be up for several more hours despite the sunshine already making its way across their tiny front lawn.Read More