Category Archives: Nature

My Happy Place: Where All Is Good

Do you have a happy place? A place you go where you it just makes you smile and everything seems so good? Right now, my happy place is my garden. Outside my office window, this tree (shrub?) is blooming. While … Continue reading

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Writing Is like Growing Onions: Making Mistakes

I’ve made a lot of mistakes lately and have had some epic failures. One particular project took me two months before I finally just gave up and threw in the towel. I’ve also had a lot of discouragement. That’s nothing … Continue reading

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A Window Into My Life: What Inspires You To Write?

Here’s a window into my life right now. Beautiful, clear blue sky. Greenery everywhere to rival the hills of Ireland. Warm sun enveloping you with a feeling of love. Children racing to get ready for the day so they can … Continue reading

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Self Care, Depression and Re-Discovering Yourself

┬áNot too long after my last post, I went on my first solo hike in over fifteen years. It was something I needed to do, not to get away from anything or anyone, but for myself. I’m a naturally introverted … Continue reading

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My Soul Needs The Mountains

My soul needs the mountains -I’m convinced, just as my body needs air to breath and water to drink. How cliche, I know. And yet it’s true. Growing up, when life would just become too much -as it often did, … Continue reading

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