The Best Advice So Far: Influence - multi-colored light waves on a black background

influence

During my six or so years of blogging, I’ve met some stellar people online. One of those people is Diana Peach, a fellow blogger and prolific novel writer in the fantasy genre. Just last week, Diana released Catling’s Bane: Book I of her four-book series known collectively as The Rose Shield. And…


The Best Advice So Far - 'tis a gift - open hand showing silver stars

'tis a gift

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the seeming ever-presence of sea glass in my world, along with five ways that it reminds me of what’s important in life. Well, it occurred to me in the last few days that many of my pieces of sea glass were gifts. And that got me noticing anew the many other…


The Best Advice So Far - someday soon - dandelion seeds blowing away

someday soon

Last week, I posted about sea glass and how it can serve as a reminder to slow down. Some of you may not know this about me, but I'm also a singer/songwriter. It's been a while since I've written anything new. However, with my health issues now solved, and having been thinking a lot lately about…


The Best Advice So Far: Sea Glass - light blue sea glass on sand against sunset

sea glass

Winter is not quite over. But after a couple spectacular blizzards in mid January and February, New England has been enjoying some record-breaking warmth. Last Friday, the temperature reached 75° — beating the historical average for that day by a whopping 35°. I donned shorts and a tank top,…