What Gets You Triggered?

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Triggered Triggered seems to be the new buzz word, these days; meaning taken from Google dictionary – (of a response) caused by particular action, process, or situation; “a triggered memory of his/her childhood.” I had my Manifesting Me book launch the other day, and nothing triggers people like a memoir. Everything was going great. I […]

Are You The Sheep Or The Shepherd

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Sheep Or Shepherd? My mother considered me to be a sheep – “follower” were her words. You could say I was. Being a sheep isn’t necessarily bad. How else can you learn to be a shepherd – leader?  The trick is to find the right shepherd to follow. More than likely, you will not pick […]

It’s Your Self-Image, Not Your Reflection

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How Do You Perceive Yourself? What do you see in the mirror? You see your reflection; or at least that’s what you think you are seeing. People see you much differently than you see yourself. The reason is, we see ourselves with our emotions, not what our eyes are actually seeing.  What is you self-image? […]

Why Are We So Obsessed with Perfectionism

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Perfectionism Why are humans so obsessed with perfectionism? It’s something that doesn’t exist. Take the diamond for an example; all diamonds have some sort of flaw or it isn’t real. Yet we, the human race, are striving for perfection. Any artist whether writer, painter, drawer, musician, etc. knows that their work could use some improvement, […]

Emotions In The Process of Memoir Writing

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Emotions Today I listened to Spring Forward Your Writing webinar with the speakers being Mark Nepo, Dani Shapiro, Linda Joy Meyers, and Brooke Warner. Each speaker had their unique way of addressing their emotions and process of memoir writing. I found myself with tears filling my eyes while listening. I wasn’t quite sure where or […]

What Does the Entrepreneur In You Dream Of?

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Is It Luck? This weekend is big in our household. My son’s band, Vivifyd, has their first show away from home, in L.A. How lucky for them! I am so happy they get to have this experience. It’s bittersweet for me, because I too, will have a new experience. I will be working my first […]

There Are Benefits In Setbacks

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Setbacks I was interviewed yesterday on Stories that Empower podcast with Sean, where one of the questions was, What was a setback in your life, that had a profound effect? I’ve had many setbacks in life. But this question really made me think. Everyone has had some sort of a setback, if they’ve lived at all. I […]

How Does the Three Toxic C’s Affect Your Success?

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The Three Toxic C’s In my memoir Manifesting Me, I bring up the three toxic C’s which is Comparing, Competing, and Complaining. We all do this naturally at some time in our lives. But it really will be the demise of our success, if this excessive  pattern doesn’t leave our thoughts. Although, some competition can […]

Why Does a Difference of Opinion Have to Turn into a Fight?

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Is Fighting a Good Topic to Discuss? I struggled whether I should write a blog about the way people fight over differences of opinions. I decided to go forward in hopes of being part of the solution, no matter how small my contributions is. Something has to change. What we are doing as a society, […]

Do You Feel the Effects of Mercury Retrograde?

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Effects of Mercury Retrograde Some of you have heard of Mercury in Retrograde and how terrible it is. I know some of you are rolling your eyes and I totally get it. This is just some astrology hokum.  I would too, but I’m one of those people that sees patterns. I have quite a memory […]