See the Test for What It Is & Then, RUN…the Other Way…at Escape Velocity

There comes a moment when we think there’s no turning back. We think we’ve gone too far on the spectrum of adaptation, acceptance, settling. We’ve married the wrong man or woman. We’ve taken the wrong job. We moved into the wrong neighborhood. Our friends don’t suit us any longer, but it’s too late to change […]

The Vulnerability of Finishing a Project

Late, late last night I did something that I’ve been scared to do for over a year now. I sent off my manuscript to someone outside my family and editor to read my novel and give me feedback. First time ever. “Many artists begin a piece of work, get well along in it, and then […]