Dec '10

To Sprout…Reach Out

UPDATE as 12/11/2010: Tex is going to Vegas! Woohoo! Thank you for your love, support, prayers, retweets and purchases. Dreams DO come true!

I’m pretty excited about the launch of my Inspired Maven compilation e-book:  Inspired Maven: Empowering Advice From Businesswomen

This collaboration was more than 8 weeks in the making.  At least for me.

Its launch signifies a major step in my dream of becoming a published author and is a defiant testament to tenacity in the face of almost certain defeat and the belief that sometimes all you really need is faith the size of a mustard seed to move mountains. (more…)

Dec '10

Made with Love

December 6 – Make.

What was the last thing you made? What materials did you use? Is there something you want to make, but you need to clear some time for it?

(Author: Gretchen Rubin)


This prompt almost stumped me.


Dec '10

Twitter Me Some Love

Day 4 of #Reverb10

December 4 – Wonder.

How did you cultivate a sense of wonder in your life this year?

(Author: Jeffrey Davis) (more…)

Dec '10

Writer Love – 5 Transformational Wordsmiths You Should Know

photo credit: luigi diamanti


Yesterday I briefly described the “dilemma” I have of fully participating in Reverb10 and finishing my Inspired Maven challenge with the great Sarah Prout. 🙂

And just like magic, the Uni delivered a prompt today that would allow me the luxury of participating fully in both.

Woohoo! (more…)

Nov '10

Unmasked-Cottage Copy’s Holly Jackson

I’m delighted to share this interview with you because  it goes to show that anyone can be our teacher if we just pay attention.  I “met” Holly online and was surprised to discover that I’m old enough to be her mother.  She is wise, witty, and wicked (just kidding) and a master at writing copy that helps your ideal peeps, your tribe, if you will, GET you.

But what I learn most from hanging out with Holly is to keep playing, lighten up and just fuckin’ believe in what you have to offer.  Enough said. (more…)