Istanbul is one of the most fascinating cities in the world. There’s something magical about this intriguing city that one can’t quite explain. But for some reason it was meant to be a part of my destiny. It began with a two-night layover in 2019. At the time I didn’t know where to find Turkey … Continue reading Kismet? Or folly?
NEWS NOW: CNN REPORTS. I received several emails and What'sApp messages cautioning me to be careful because I'm currently in Istanbul. I appreciate your love and concern. But here's my challenge. Can someone please explain what an "American" looks like? It's would be a laughable situation if we didn't live in such tumultuous times. An … Continue reading My first thoughts about an imminent terrorist attack in Istanbul!
There’s no turning back. I’ve sold everything. I bought one-way tickets around the world with no return destination.
I can't believe is it's twelve years since I was given 6 months to live! So much has happened in my life, and every day I'm grateful for the extra time I've been given to live, love, travel, and write. In the spirit of gratitude here are some highlights. I lived to see my darling … Continue reading Free LOVE is always good, right?
How can I become a better writer in 2019? Lynda Filler, Winner of Best in Contemporary Fiction 2017 BTRC at Writers and Authors (2009-present) Quora I love this!!! Elizabeth Gilbert—Everyone has read Eat, Pray, Love, right—posted this on Instagram today and I just had to share! elizabeth_gilbert_writer repost from Instagram A friend told me yesterday that … Continue reading How can I become a better writer in 2019?
It’s that time of year, again! Happy Mother’s Day! I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy in early 2008! After many months at 28% EF, there was no improvement although the shortness of breath and what felt like heart attack seemed under control with meds. The doctors told me at best I’d need … Continue reading I’m Alive!
HIPPIE She was still capable of love, without expecting anything--changes, gratitude--in return. And she had loved many times in her life. Whenever this had happened, love's energy transformed the universe around her. Whenever this energy appears, it always manages to do its work--but things were different with her, she couldn't stand to love for long. … Continue reading Damn, I LOVE Coelho
It' been awhile. Have you wondered what happened to me? I'm unpredictable, enigmatic, and always evolving. If any of my past relationships (men) are reading my blog, you can stop smiling now! I write sporadically, sometimes about topics that make you smile, shake your head, and check the post, wondering if I wrote it at … Continue reading I admit it…
February is the month of LOVE. I thought I would offer deep discounts and free books this month to celebrate my favorite topic. Let's start the month off with my latest release at .99 cents for today and tomorrow, and then $1.99 in a Kindle Countdown Deal. Here is an overview of the story; and … Continue reading .99 cents, don’t Lie To Me!