The Summer of Discontent…

Last Friday, the headlines read that the summer of discontent began in Istanbul, Turkey. Those headlines spoke to me on a few levels. Obviously I have a “Summer of” theme going with my novels, so that phrase right there struck me. But it mostly caused me to reflect on a trip I took to Greece Read More

Spring has sprung!

Spring has sprung – so summer should be here next week in Arizona. Mama Owl’s been faithfully hanging out in her nest since St. Valentine’s Day. Those babies are getting big and someday soon her nest will be empty, until next year. She’s become some sort of symbol for me – an annual reminder of life, motherhood, Read More

What happened to May?

Soon enough, I’ll be asking, “What happened to June?”! How is it almost July? My May began with Baby #2 turning 1-year old, Little Miss One-derful. Wow, what a year! Then from Mother’s Day to Race Day (being from Indianapolis, “Race Day” remains a holiday), the month flew by. Mama Owl had her babies and was the perfect example of Read More

I love these aligned planets!

I do! Every evening at dusk when these planets show up, they fill me with awe and delight! I hope you can feel it. I didn’t really feel any different the first several days of March except for more tired than usual. Maybe that was the effect these planets had then. BUT NOW – I feel something a Read More