How to Never Be Bored …

Especially when you’re forced to ride a stationary bike …

Rainbows and unicorns are everywhere –

I try not to think about bad things. Because It serves no purpose — accept maybe to antagonize me. There have been moments, days, even weeks where I have been consumed by bad thoughts … when I have internalized the worst possible scenario … When a plane crashes, my mind pictures people that I love on…

Becoming Batman for Just One Day …

“It’s not what I am underneath, but what I do that defines me.” ~ Batman IF you could be someone else for one day, who would you be? Really — I’m curious. Now if you have one of those brains that gives pause before answering a question you might want to know more about the…

Why you have to bleed to write well …

I’ve had a lot of people tell me they want to write a book — or at the very least, that they have some grand idea that would make a bestseller. Hmmm. I suppose they confide this in me because I am a writer and somewhere in their minds they think I’ll be receptive ……

Why don’t we STRIVE for excellence always?

“It seems that every life form on this planet strives toward its maximum potential…except human beings. A tree does not grow to half its potential size and then say, “l guess that will do.” A tree will drive its roots as deep as possible. It will soak up as much nourishment as it can, stretch as high…

Shhh … don’t tell anyone but I am Isis – really, I am.

I’ve always wanted to fly. You can thank my childhood obsession with Marvel comics for that – or wait … maybe it wasn’t Marvel? (Yes, sometimes I get DC and Marvel mixed up – what can I say, I unlike my copyrighted friends, am human.) Oh I know what you’re thinking … that is if…

Crisi-tunity

“The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word ‘crisis.’ One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger – but recognize the opportunity.” Have you ever faced a dangerous situation that ended up leading to greatness? Or semi-greatness?