New Year Wishes
Posted on December 31, 2015 6 Comments
CLICK HERE for your Year-end Review Packet As this year comes to an end I send you wishes of joy, happiness, fulfillment, and peace. May you live in the moment with awareness and gratitude. May you find strength and courage to face all challenges and unexpected events. May your heart continue to open with […]
An All Alaska Performance
Posted on November 11, 2015 7 Comments
On October 24, 2015, I performed in Animalia, A Wearable Arts Show in Homer, Alaska. When the director, Asia Freeman, invited me to participate, I said, “I’m a storyteller, not a designer.” I found a Raven creation tale that offered a perfect finale. As I worked on the story, I found different versions, so I […]
You May Need a Copywriter
Posted on October 10, 2015 2 Comments
This summer, the American Writers and Artists, Inc. introduced me to copywriting – the art of persuasive writing. Copywriting has been used for over a century to promote businesses, organizations, and individuals. For years, copywriters focused on direct marketing. Persuasive sales letters, often referred to as “junk mail” sell products from magazine subscriptions to organizational […]
What Are YOU Grateful for Today?
Posted on August 2, 2015 16 Comments
Photo by Brian Payne “. . . Gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.” G. K. Chesterton Today I am grateful for – being filled with the joy of sharing another year of life with my loving husband celebrating the birth of a new nephew gazing on clear blue skies over a placid bay with eagles and […]
What are we REALLY Living For?
Posted on June 18, 2015 5 Comments
Before we open our eyes and jump out of bed, do we pause to think of what we have ahead for the day? Do we smile? Or just pull up the covers and snuggle back into bed getting up at the last minute possible? Do we remember those games we used to play of what […]
“We Who Believe in Freedom”
Posted on February 17, 2015 3 Comments
Ella Baker co-founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, SCLC, with Martin Luther King, Jr. Yet, few know of her work. In 1981, Bernice Reagon, founder of the group Sweet Honey in the Rock, wrote Ella’s Song. The lyrics are as relevant today as they were decades ago. Enjoy.