Finding Your Tribe (Like Attracts Like)

Finding Your Tribe (Like Attracts Like)

One of the greatest rewards of publishing The Transmigrant is the people I have met. People like me. My tribe. I had been lost for a while. Living in New York City can do that to you. It’s a fun and crazy and wild place, perfect for partying, awesome for working hard, stressing yourself half to death, and forgetting who you really are....
Finalist! National Indie Excellence Awards

Finalist! National Indie Excellence Awards

When I started writing The Transmigrant, I never imagined this: two wins (silver and bronze) and three finalist positions, of which two have not announced their final winners. Yes – I’m going for GOLD! Joking aside, writing is a lonesome, thankless endeavor. I spent six whole years writing The Transmigrant. I had no idea if it was...
The Transmigrant Wins A Nautilus Book Award

The Transmigrant Wins A Nautilus Book Award

The Transmigrant wins another award, this time a silver medal. Nautilus, Better Books for a Better World. “Our core mission is to celebrate and honor books that support conscious living & green values, high-level wellness, positive social change, and spiritual growth.” Past winning authors of this award include Dr. Deepak Chopra,...
Blasphemy – Shouldn’t Christians Avoid That Word?

Blasphemy – Shouldn’t Christians Avoid That Word?

A few days ago, a commentator on one of my Facebook posts, wrote me a single word: Blasphemy. The word intrigued me, because it reminds me of the story in the Bible where Jesus is sentenced to die on the cross due to blasphemy. In his case, according to legend, he said he was the Son of God, and the Jewish temple priests did not like it....
The Transmigrant Wins An IPPY

The Transmigrant Wins An IPPY

Like all authors, I assume, you sit at your computer, typing away all day, and then daydream about winning awards. I don’t know how many times I’ve fantasized about sitting at an awards ceremony waiting for my name to be called out as the winner. The IPPY (formally Independent Publishers Publisher Book Award) is one of the most...