Tread Softly On My Dreams

“I have spread my dreams under your feet; / Tread softly because you tread on my dreams” —W. B. Yeats, “Aedh Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven” 5:30 a.m. and I am on Facebook.  Something is wrong with this picture.  One, I should still be asleep and two . . .Facebook, really?   So at least […] Read more »

The Power of Rejection

“When you’re following your inner voice, doors tend to eventually open for you, even if they mostly slam at first.”   – Kelly Cutrone. My I have been absent from my writing.  I don’t like that yet sometimes it just happens.  Actually it came about because two different agents told me with great kindness that they […] Read more »

Steven Tyler Interview

Margaret Mitchell received 38 rejection letters before Gone With the Wind was published. The movie Star Wars was rejected by every movie studio in Hollywood before 20th-Century Fox finally produced it. It went on to be one of the largest grossing movies in film history. As one of the best-selling artists of all time, Elvis […] Read more »

Making Dreams Come True

Your beliefs are never neutral. They either move you forward or hold you back. And you choose what you will believe.   ~Marcia Wieder from Making Your Dreams Come True Okay, it’s time.  I had two friends talk to me on consecutive days last week about my memoir.  I’ve set it aside for about six months.  […] Read more »