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SMART Goals

Every New Year I ask people if they’ve made a resolution, Most people respond with a resounding, “no!” it’s as if resolutions are dirty words rather than opportunities to create positive change. Goals give you a challenge. They help you Read more…


lung cancer awareness

What is your favorite aspect of being a writer?November is lung cancer awareness month. So, it’s fitting that this month, Alex J. Cavanaugh’s Insecure Writer’s Support Group has asked the question, “What is your favorite aspect of being a writer?”I write Read more…


Making Memories

Making memories as a familyEvery family makes memories, either intentionally or unintentionally as they move though life together. When someone in the family is diagnosed with cancer, it’s especially important to become intentional in this memory making process.Your life as Read more…


This month’s question is: When do you know your story is ready? I know that my story is ready when I’ve gone through my writing process. It’s really like what your teacher taught you in English class.For those of you Read more…


Memory Maker's

 The Memory Maker’s Journal is available in 5 different covers! The Memory Maker’s Journal- Ruby Edition The Memory Maker’s Journal- Turquoise, Red, and Orange Edition The Memory Maker’s Journal- Navy and Violet Edition The Memory Maker’s Journal- Pink Edition The Memory Maker’s Journal- Turquoise Edition Why Read more…


This month as part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group, participants are sharing how they find time to write.How do I find time to write?It isn’t easy. Like most people, I have a lot to juggle in my life, appointments Read more…


Do you like a good thriller? A book that takes you by surprise, grabs you and doesn’t let go? Then Jacqui Murray has a book for you!Check out To Hunt a Sub!Jacqui Murray is the author of one of my Read more…


As part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group, we write a blog post the first Wednesday of every month on a particular topic. The goal is to encourage and support one another. This month’s question is,  “What was your very Read more…


I’m part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. it’s a fun group of writers and bloggers who share how things are going with their writing and encourage one another. You can find out more about these awesome (and sometimes insecure) Read more…


In case you haven’t heard, Facing Cancer as a Friend: How to Support Someone who has Cancer, is now available in both Kindle and paperback formats!This morning, Dan and I were having coffee and a bagel, on Panera’s patio,  when Read more…

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