#NaNoWriMo- About 5,000 Words Short

2015 was the first year I participated in National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. The plan was to write a 50,000 word story in 30 days to be the framework for a first draft. I am disappointed to announce that I ended with just 45,000 words. I have no excuse except that I was really…

Passion- Feel Alive

What are you passionate about? Are you passionate about your hobbies? Your career? Or is it something else? Whatever it is, passion should be a part of the equation, something that makes you feel alive. I have worked for and have followed leaders who were not passionate about what they were doing. When the employer…

Practice of Painting

I love to paint! It’s one of the most fun and amazing things to do! I love to be inspired and just to go after it. I’m always stunned at how some folks limit themselves to one talent they have. I like to explore and try out new creative things. Truth is, I’m not a…