I recently had the opportunity to see an exhibit of the art and writings of my favorite artist, Jean Michele Basquiat, during his SAMO years prior to meeting Andy Warhol. I have now authored 13 published books and I am … Continue reading
Here’s to a productive year filled with life, love, laughter, and that bestseller that’s been hiding inside you! God bless!
Last evening, after writing for quite some time, I decided to take a break. I was a bit frustrated because I had hit a stumbling block smack dab in the middle of the chapter. I looked out my RV window and the view took my breath away.
The photo doesn’t capture how beautiful it was, but after seeing the gorgeous sunset, I got my mojo back! I wondered how many people in how many cities or even states were witnessing this. I could only imagine…
That was it! I needed to IMAGINE. I have been so structured in my writing, putting time limits on myself, making it a duty, that I forgot to imagine. At that point, I thought of how far away that sunset reached and let my mind take me just as far. I was immediately inspired and writing became relaxing and enjoyable once again. I also remembered that inspiration can come from the most unexpected sources. Thank you, Lord, for the sunset :).
More often than not, very few words are needed to relay an immense message. Try this today, and discover a new level of inner peace.
ALWAYS BLESSINGS, NEVER LOSSES…I’ve really grasped this idea and it has helped me through seemingly innumerable life situations over the past several months. It is my hope that anyone experiencing, “life” today will adopt this phrase as well. Put it on your mirror, make a bookmark, jot it in your Bible – – whatever it takes to remember that there is definitely a silver lining in every cloud.
I’m personally thinking of my grandmother, my uncle and two of my best friends, Lynn and Shawn that I’ve lost (but heaven gained) over the past year. I’m still missing each of them, but I’m smiling because I was so blessed to have shared life and great times with them all!
This is one of my favorite songs by Cindy Campo – – I hope you enjoy it, as well!