Category: Write from the Heart

Smiles for Miles: Home is Where the Heart Is

One of my favorite stories to tell is of how our sweet, sneezy little cat came to find us in the desert. We call him Miles, sometimes desert kitty, and mostly Papa. So many names for this endearing little character who entered our real life story on a June evening back in 2005. At the time, I was pregnant with… Read more →

Why create?

Confession: I have a hard time not being the best at something right away. I struggle, still, with feeling imperfect, not enough, with comparisinitis, with self doubt. Sometimes I wonder if I should just quit, give up, throw in the towel…   I ask myself, does anyone even care? Is anyone really listening? Is this actually helping anyone? And sometimes… Read more →

Receiving support. Making art. And what’s really holding us back.

It’s kind of amazing how much support I’ve been receiving this year. Truly, I’m humbled and grateful. When I joined the Mystics mastermind with Lindsay Pera in January, one of my wishes was to feel more supported. And this year has shown me over and over again how completely supported I am. Today is a brilliant example. My girls went… Read more →

Write from the Heart

“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.” ~William Wordsworth   You would not believe how many courses I’ve taken or coaches I’ve listened to or articles I’ve read about how to write copy to attract my ideal clients. When I started on this entrepreneurial path two years ago, I felt so new. Even though I’d studied English at… Read more →