So, I’m an avid reader, obsessive even, because leaders read and readers lead. No, really it’s because I enjoy escaping reality for a little while. I started avidly reading at around age 9. This love quickly birthed a love for writing as well. Throughout my teenage years, books were my […]

So 2020 huh? This has been a year of loss for so many people, myself included. Be it loss of loved ones, loss of income, loss of opportunity, loss of dreams or simply the loss of your will to live and fight. Grief has been heavy in the air and […]

“I can do this just before I sleep and still send it in time.” I told myself as I pushed away my assignment and started reading a novel. It seemed like a good idea; I was tired, I was bored and I really didn’t know if the sense of touch […]

Something I have learned throughout my life is that my tongue has a lot of power. James says the tongue is a spark that can set an entire forest on fire. And yet most times I forget. In the name of self depreciating jokes or being ‘real’, I get lost […]

So you’re doing just fine and life is going OK and then you post a selfie and it gets only 5 likes in as many hours. Or you really want to go into teaching as an Early Childhood development expert but then ‘what will people think of me?’. You wake […]

I know I left you hanging last week because I’m really nice and didn’t want to write a really long post that would drive you insane but I did promise to post this list this week and I don’t tease. I hope you got yourself at least a book from […]

Action… the thrill of the chase, the depth of the mystery, your blood pumping, your head pumping, your heart racing and then “Hey!” someone yells at you and you fight the urge to punch them in surprise, horror or anger. That is the thing about action books, unlike the TV […]

“As a man thinks in his heart so is he…” and “out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.” These are some of the few verses that really encapsulate how important positivity and positive thinking is. We are told do not worry because worrying adds no day to […]

“I don’t know…” We say that often. Mostly because we really don’t want to give our opinion because it will be a shocker or we are tired of talking or we do not want to be held accountable if our advice makes life worse for someone. But occasionally we really […]