“And I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is.” – Kurt Vonnegut

I was talking to my amazing friend, Kristen, last week. It was her birthday. (Happy birthday!) We started talking about what you do when your dreams and wishes come come true.  We all know what it’s like before that moment. I’ll use my first book as an example. I’ve wanted to be an author since I was 6 years old. I was discouraged because it wasn’t a secure and steady job, so I didn’t pursue it in earnest until I was 40. I know what disappointment in regard to dreams is like – it got turned down twice before it …

If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough – Meister Eckhart

My friend, Paige, had a giveaway on her website for the Divina Journal for Magical Babes.  I’m not a big journaler, and I’m not usually drawn to stuff like this but I couldn’t stop looking at it. So I entered the thinger, encouraged my friends to try and I lost. 🙂 BUT my friend Keva won! And she’s amazing. And she sweetly offered it to me, but I deferred, only to find out a few days later that my sister got it for me for Christmas.  Ah, The Universe – mysterious, silly, smarter than me. SO, I’ve got a journal, …