Coming Out of the Closet… Introvert-wise

Oh, the time I’ve wasted trying to be someone I’m not. Feeling anxious and guilty… for absolutely nothing. This is nuts. These feelings were emphasized after I wrote two books and could never ever muster the courage to speak in front of a group. Writers are...

What Do You Really Want?

      Most of us are taught early on to conform, which eventually leads to our sad induction into the sheep herd — and you know no strays are allowed there. That bloody dog is trained to shove any sheep with a mind of her own back in line ASAP.  ...

Dress For Yourself – 6/08

’ve fought it for years but giving it up at last. I’m finally listening to my own brain as far as how to dress everyday. You actually can teach an old dog new tricks, so the mental tug o’ war is over. Lucky me, I have a choice because I don’t have to go off to work...

Cull Your Closet – 7/07

It dawned on me this Independence Day how dependent I’ve been… on what others think. After weeding all week in my closet, and after filling my third bag with rejects and seeing what was left, a light bulb went off. See if this fits for you, too. Apparently, I’ve...