Love Attacks Back I try… it's my game, you see minutes, maybe an hour tick by without thinking and then all it takes is a word, a love word, a laugh word and your face fills my mind and my heart swells with hope for a brief moment, I allow hope and then … Continue reading Love Attacks Back … a poem
A review or a reviewer's musings? You decide... Sometimes a story/book/novel seizes your heart and refuses to let go. Such is my love affair with this book, Manuscript Found in Accra. Let me share a few of the highlights from the book. I imagine when I allow myself to finish, I will have underlined at … Continue reading I’m in love…Coelho
1. What is your idea of success? Sometimes your failure--for trying--is better than someone else's success in staying where he/she is. There's nothing sadder than hearing an older person say: "I wish I had..." "I should have tried..." "I always wanted to..." "Why didn't I... when I had the opportunity?" 2. It's okay … Continue reading What would you do?
Gratitude I'm so grateful for all of you! I released Lie To Me an exposé on sex for money, a spicy novel slightly outside my comfort zone. And you loved it! My review from Readers' Favorite validated the work. But more important, the emails I received and notes from fans made my heart sing. It's … Continue reading All I can say…
Let me count the ways. sunrises and sunsets, baby smiles and baby breath, beaches and mountains, lovers, arguments and making up, flowers on my patio, orchids on my desk, a family who remind me I'm loved, children who taught me, unconditional love, living with dying .... friends who sit with me in silence who understand … Continue reading How do you love?