I read blogs and articles and books for inspiration, understanding, and support. On this page, I share some favorites with you. Whether it’s people realizing their dreams, or tools for moving towards new perspectives and action, these entries are meant to open the dam on how people like you and me can move towards the life we imagine. We are: creative, resourceful, and whole.

Dreaming and Living

Lisa Watts writes the blog “Minding the Miles” which ponders – often with humor – living an engaging and engaged life as one traverses mid-life. Check out a recent post about her upcoming bike ride from the Florida Keys to Calais, Maine. Talk about dreaming and going! Then read an article in The Valley Breeze…

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I Want Change, I Don’t Like Changing

Brenda Kinsel is a leader in the field of image consulting who believes deeply in the hidden power of clothes to express a person’s essence. She writes a beauty and wisdom-filled blog about style and fashion that also champions personal growth, creativity, and self-acceptance. This entry from April 2018 is about helping clients see outside their…

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The Critical Voice Holding You Back

Taming Your Gremlin: A Surprisingly Simple Method to Getting Out of Your Own Way, by Rick Carlson, is a coaching classic that offers straightforward insights on how to gain freedom from self-defeating behaviors and beliefs. Taming Your Gremlin: A Surprisingly Simple Method to Getting Out of your Own Way

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Introverts Understood

The Introvert Advantage: How to Thrive in an Extrovert World by Marti Olsen Laney, Psy.D., helps readers understand introversion and determine where they are on the introversion/extraversion spectrum. It provides tools for helping build better relationships with family, friends, and work colleagues, and offers strategies for creating a life that’s just right for the introvert…

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