When things go off the rails, focus on the power of HOPE. It provides the lifeline to hold on or the infusion of energy to keep going. HOPE makes a way when no way can be seen. Grow HOPE. I tried. I did what I thought I was supposed to do and ended up in […]
Keep It Simple Silly
Peel back the complicated and reveal the simple base.
Things come down to choice – how I choose to think, how I choose to act, or how I choose to respond. It is simple. We just work hard to make it complicated.
Keep It Simple Silly
I need more time. I have heard it and I have said it. We all want more time to get things done. “Time is a stampeding beast that can’t be roped or tamed. It must be ridden atop without stirrups or reins.” Natalie Cone I have ridden bareback many times, so the stirrup thing doesn’t […]
Exopsing the Truth of Social Media Numbers Several years ago, an agent speaking at a writers conference said we needed to have a significant following on social media before we would get the attention of publishers. I challenged him to give me a number, but he had met me. He said he knew better than […]
Keep it simple because simple gets more done and leaves more room for negotiation. If you have talked to me, listened to me, or read anything in the last few weeks that I have written, you may have noticed that things have been CRAZY. The chaos of the moment felt worse for me because I […]
Waiting can feel like a waste. I sit. I do nothing. I just wait. OR, I can find ways to make the best of my waiting time. It may not be that I get it all done. It may not be that I get done what I had originally planned. But I will get something […]
If you want to make better life choices then you need to keep it simple. We have gotten good at making it complicated, but clearing out and peeling back the layers can help remind us all at the core it is simple. Life can be simple. All too often it is our stuff – sometimes […]
Keep it simple, saints – because the Truth is simple. The world is determined to make it complicated. I have to invest my time to keep the simple in its place. I walk out my victory when I settle into the simple truth of my victory. “Not by might. Not by power. But by My […]
Define your why. If you want to live your life in bold purpose then you need to start by defining your reason and your why. Get the Secrets that Drive Kathryn the Writer Words hold a special place in my heart. I enjoy the way words can dance on a blank page, painting images and […]