Podcast Interview: The Thoughtful Entrepreneur

Podcast Interview: The Thoughtful Entrepreneur

On this podcast, your host, veteran radio personality, Jennifer Longworth encourages entrepreneurs to share not only their expertise but their stories and their hearts. You’re gonna love this show. Every Thoughtful Thursday, we cover a wide range of topics (within...

The Transmigrant En Francais

The Transmigrant En Francais

Amazing things can happen when you publish a book. You meet new people, strangers reach out to you online, musicians write songs about your book, and translators can translate a chapter of your book into another language for free, just because they enjoy it. I've been...

How to Keep New Year’s (and other) Resolutions

How to Keep New Year’s (and other) Resolutions

Every year I look forward to January 1st. Well, the second day of January, to be honest, as the first day of the year is often spend recuperating from New Year’s Eve. There’s something magical about this chance to reset all your habits, eliminate your vices, to start...

Facing Your Sins – Confessions of a Former Bully

Facing Your Sins – Confessions of a Former Bully

The other day I received a message on Instagram from an old class mate. She said, “I’ve followed your posts and they are so inspirational and uplifting. But the little child in me remembers how you bullied me in primary school.” Me – a bully?  It’s extremely...

The Importance of Forgiveness

The Importance of Forgiveness

For me, 2018 was difficult because someone I love hurt me profoundly by not attending a milestone event in my life. Not because she couldn’t, but because she didn’t feel like it.

How to Keep Your Zen in Today’s Hostile Political Environment

How to Keep Your Zen in Today’s Hostile Political Environment

For many of us, the current political climate is not only sad and horrifying, it wears us down on an emotional level. Every day, we are bombarded with news and social media posts where people in power attack blacks, Latinos, Muslims, women, and anyone from a different...

Gratitude = The Key to Happiness

Gratitude = The Key to Happiness

A couple of years ago, coming home from a five-month trip around Asia (see my travel blog HERE), I believed I had found the key to happiness: being satisfied with what you have.I don’t remember what exactly it was in Asia that led me to that conclusion, but I was...

A Weekend in a Spiritualist Mecca

A Weekend in a Spiritualist Mecca

I heard about Lily Dale, NY many years ago and was immediately drawn to going there. But when I looked at the map, I found it was hours and hours away from New York City. Still, the place stayed in my mind and last weekend, I finally made the trek there. Now I wished...