How Conferences and Workshops Changed My Writing Career

Growing up as a writer in Grand Cayman was a challenge, especially after leaving high school. Other than an English class at college, writing workshops or book fairs didn't exist in the traditional sense. Published authors were minimal and I couldn't go knocking on Dick Francis's door when he moved to the island. If I wanted [...]

By | 2017-05-09T05:33:00+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Business, Inspiration|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Are You A Zombie?

One academy awards speech that stuck with me this year was Michael Moore's. He shared how at 16 he nearly committed suicide because he felt different, weird, and didn't fit in. Many students have felt the same at one time or another, myself included. I played sports with the boys and wasn't afraid to get [...]

By | 2016-03-31T07:20:58+00:00 February 27th, 2015|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Three lessons I learned doing challenges

A new year means our in boxes filling up with endless emails littered with ideas on how to improve our lives in these simple steps. My favorite time of year as I sift through memberships and subscriptions, trashing ones I've done or are outdated. A goal at the top of my list each year, and maybe yours too, [...]

By | 2016-03-31T07:20:58+00:00 January 30th, 2015|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , |0 Comments

20 Inspirational quotes to start your day

I'm Back! You might not have noticed I was gone, but hopefully you missed me just a little. No excuses I promise! The good news? I've been collecting blog post ideas like crazy and can't wait to share them with you.  While you wait for my amazing future posts (chuckle, chuckle), I hope you enjoy this special [...]

By | 2017-05-09T05:33:14+00:00 October 5th, 2014|Categories: Inspiration|Tags: , , |2 Comments