Emergence, coming 1.5.18

Guys, I’m a tad excited to reveal the book trailer for Emergence, Book 2 in the Kindred Ties series.  THIS IS NOT A DRILL. My book has a real trailer! Thank you so much to the incredible team at Harbour Publishing House – I feel so lucky to work with such a talented group of…

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Cultivating gratitude

It’s easy to let events in your life become overwhelming. Sometimes it feels like everything is going wrong, but external events are never personal attacks by the universe. We have to learn to roll with it, teach ourselves to be whelmed. Chastity: I know you can be overwhelmed, and you can be underwhelmed, but can you ever just…

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Making a living, or making a dying?

The period between Christmas and New Year is typically one of reflection. A week of limbo and absent responsibilities. A time to just slow down and savour the simplest of things. A good meal. Waking up without an alarm. Beach. Afternoon naps. It’s increasingly becoming a time when we assess our fulfilment in life, too.…

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Define your world

Our worlds can be defined in many ways. Our tax bracket; chosen profession; sexuality; knowledge of pop culture. These external definitions shape us and even dictate how we spend our time and talents. Are we acting like other people our own age? Dressing the same? Are we ‘successful’ enough? Our lives are a complex, constantly…

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Simple living

Life should be simple. We often make it hard by adding more and more external layers to it. Work as a chore, hobbies we begrudgingly keep up for appearances. Cupboards full of clothes we don’t wear and stuff we don’t use. We’re suffocated by layers. We trundle through our days like the Michelin man, ricocheting…

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