January, 2015

This Issue: Strength

  There is no way to encapsulate the word “Strength.”   Mamas that grieve loved ones feel the hue of being strong differently from daddies that have stood for children in tough love.  Yet, we have all had the opportunity to stand on the power of this word. Take for…

There is Strength in the Knowing

Today, I was gifted an orchid.  It was literally the busiest time of the year and I was closing a boutique. There were gifts to buy and gifts to wrap for our wonderful customers. There were goodbyes to be said and tears shed. I kept thinking … How…

Mystical Moments at Old Stone Fort

October, 2014 Once in awhile, I get visions. That means that while I am awake, I am aware of being in a zone of experiencing, remembering or, perhaps, imagining distant experiences. Some might call this awareness “past lives”, others insist that it must be parallel universes, while many…

Lying In Wait

A majestic tigress peacefully enjoys the warmth of the midday sun with her little cubs sprawled around her after a busy morning of exploring and family playtime. What was that? A loud noise roused the resting Mom. Gathering her weary cubs in closer, she locates a position behind…

Super Foods

You can build a healthier, stronger body; build more muscle mass and lose fat by incorporating a few “Super Foods” into your daily diet.  Today Health provides information about these vital foods. Sweet Potatoes These tubers are a healthier alternative to their kin, the white potato, delivering a host of…

What You Will Find Here

No discovery was ever made without risk or adventure. No one encounters prosperity without encountering danger Invitation extended to enter a magical world A land I like to call ‘The Garden Of Prosperity’ At the entrance, hangs a quote by Tryon Edwards:   “To rejoice in another’s prosperity…

Starrdust: Keep Your Eyes On The 50 Pounder

  I’m a gym freak – I love to lift weights. The muscle pump from a hard workout feels amazing and makes me feel alive. As I practice proper lifting and continue building up my muscles, I am able to lift more. Even though I am lifting more…

Blood On My Hands

I was a sophomore in college traveling home from the Easter Spring break when I lost the last vestige of my inherent racism. Traveling with my wife and friends, it was late at night when we happened upon a single car accident on a desolate country road in…

New Directions: Uncovering Uniqueness

Strength – yet another word that brings to mind a number of possibilities – but I didn’t have an ounce of inspiration about exactly what to express – my thoughts were scattered and fruitless. Then, the tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri that has once again reinforced the polar opposite…

Stand with Rebel Music: Native America

My English ancestors came to America before the American Revolution. Buried deep in my Heverly generations, stands one, mysterious, beautiful, lone Native American Woman… I treasure her… She is in my blood! I STAND WITH HER. I STAND WITH HER PEOPLE TOO!!!! Together in strength we can speak…