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Life of Pi

Loved this book. Can’t wait for the movie. I am so excited to learn that 20th Century Fox is making one of my favorite books, LIFE OF PI into a movie. Yann Martel’s adventure is the tale of a young … Continue reading

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3 Habits of Highly Creative People

Stephen Covey’sTHE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE encouraged readers to set priorities, take the initiative, and to seek win-win relationships. But in his 2004 follow-up book, THE 8th HABIT he says to be successful you must “find your voice and … Continue reading

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Stop and Watch the Solar Eclipse

Yesterday evening a friend texted me and said I should check out the sun. After I finished the laundry, loaded the dishwasher, and checked my email, I dashed outside. A faint rosy glow was all that remained in the western … Continue reading

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Setting as Character

About five years ago, I got the chance to go to New York to see my first Broadway show. I bought tickets to see 42nd Street. As the orchestra tuned, I fidgeted in my seat. The house lights went down. … Continue reading

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On Air with Living Joyfully Free

Author and radio host Lisa Buffaloe invited me to be on her show. The interview aired February 27, 2012. In addition to sharing my story of starting over, Lisa Buffaloe shared how we met. Lisa was diagnosed with Lyme disease … Continue reading

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Oh, No. Not Davy Jones.

Was saddened to hear the news that my teen heartthrob died. I loved Davy Jones. And although I never met him … I was certain he was in love with me. Amazing how some characters become bigger than life. Ebenezer … Continue reading

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Oscar Buzz

I’m so glad Billy Crystal is gearing up to emcee the 2012 Academy Awards. Something about this talented star compels me to sit through the incredibly long and self-glorifying affair. What is it? I call it the Dan Blocker Effect. When I … Continue reading

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