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According to Clarissa Pinkola Estes an inspiratrice is

“a person who when you are near them make you feel as though you want to create. The person has the gift of being an inspiratrice will fire up other people to not conform but to perform. 470 more words

Anais Nin

Making Salad with Anais

My lovely sister-in-law-to-be is currently studying at UCLA, and she recently had access to their archives for research. She chose to look at the diaries and correspondence of Anais Nin and was extremely excited about having the chance to look at these documents, to touch the pages Anais had touched, to see her words as they were written. 340 more words


Pinterest and Self-Promotion

As I’ve commented on this blog before,writing a book is relatively easy compared to the Herculean task of actually marketing it. People need to know that something is available to buy,if one is to make a sale. 660 more words

Being A Writer Is Tough

An excerpt from Fire. Sun. Salutation. - Fire Breather, Beach Sun

An excerpt from my new novel Fire. Sun. Salutation
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The Day Came When....

The day came when the risk it took to stay tight inside the bud… was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

~ Anais Nin


Raised to the heights 

“By what means can I describe to you these inner ravages? – what it is that insists on making a dance of our bodies in which our energies are not so acutely exhausted that there is nothing real left.  

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