I shivered in the cold, forced air of the dim hospital room and pulled my shawl tighter around my shoulders. I listened to the ominous drone of the heart monitor. He finally fell asleep. I watched my child, now a … Continue reading The Innate Healer (and what to do when you cannot help)
An artist’s craft does not come from their own mind, but rather from somewhere indescribable. Authors often talk about when inspiration hits, the dishes pile up, things get set aside, and they just write before it leaves them. Writers certainly … Continue reading The Tale of a Novel (Cherokee Home)
We have been busy putting the final touches on my new book and scheduling events and book signings. I am both nervous and excited. To expose the shadow side of things -of people- is to rile up defenses. To illuminate … Continue reading A Sneak Peak for Blog Readers
I have a really big announcement for my amazing blog readers! Now this is top secret because it was written as a gift to my children for Christmas so I cannot promote it on any social media sites that they … Continue reading My New Cookbook is Released!
The five owls perched overhead near me each morning as I wrote, prayed, cried, and did yoga. The temporary farm we were on last summer was a beautiful place. I knew we were about to lose everything and the … Continue reading As the Owls Looked On (and teas to help heal the spirit)
I’ll admit, one of the good things about having so much time on my hands is that my creative side has been busy. I am so pleased to introduce my two new books that we will release simultaneously. I would … Continue reading Book Release Party (Yay New Books!)