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The eyes have it

Centuries ago eyes were labeled the mirror to the soul. It is chilling and true. When I was a reporter doing frequent interviews, what I ‘heard’ from the eyes of my interview subjects spoke louder than their words. If you haven’t done it, take the time to look deeply into the eyes of another. Some…

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There are stories all around us…

Not that I’m eavesdropping, but nearly everyday I overhear conversations or see faces that could wind up in one of my books. Years ago my writing coach suggested I buy small notepads to capture the inspiration. I like to find cool and unusual pads like the one in this photo. It’s my latest.  In this…

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A Late Night, Early Morning Poem

  Circles This moment is not new A re-lived space in a thrice lived place and rounding the curve on yesterday Time happens in one zone We claim time in unlike sections for different lands and all the clocks showing different hands.  But there is only one time and it circles us like a determined…

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A Matter of Character

I’ve been told by credible critics and experienced editors that I have a gift for creating colorful characters.  My journey is in perfecting the ability to craft their journeys. One of my characters is a pressed and polished wealthy white male who wears hats as a barrier against the voices of evil spirits. Another is…

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My bad! The registration link for Bubbles, Bites & Bits!

Wisdom sharing and bonding with wine!  And I hope to see you. Join us at Four Embarcadero, Floor 17, April 11th beginning at 5:30 pm for Bubbles, Bites & Bits of Wisdom. Here’s a link to register: https://secure.squarespace.com/checkout/donate?donatePageId=5c5ccfdf4785d36a894190f0    

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Bits of Wisdom, Laughter (and Champagne) from Me in San Fran

Have you ever been a naysayer magnet? I have. I collected fear-based, unsolicited, negative commentary for decades.  And then… I shut them out and found my own unique life path.  San Francisco Bay Area friends I hope to see you at Bubbles, Bites & Bits of Wisdom, Thursday, April 11th for real talk. My story…

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I will be signing books in Houston April 2nd!

For many years I lived a lot of life in Houston, Texas and met great people like Lloyd Gite, former Fox reporter.  Lloyd is now the owner of one of Houston’s premier art galleries. He is hosting a book signing and happy hour and I can’t wait! It will be Tuesday, April 2nd from 5:00-7:30…

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