Controlling Online Life So You Can Get Back to the Important

Focus and discipline are the keys to production. Production means you produce and all the precious time we have results in an outcome....more

It Lies Below The Land of the Remembered

For as long as I can remember, my mother has talked about her fear of being dead.Not of dying, she looked forward to that. To seeing her mother again, her husband who had passed away when he was 39 years old, of being with her four gone before her brothers. I must not be forgotten. If I am forgotten, my body is alone. I cannot bear to watch and know, that my body is alone. ...more

It Lies Below The Land of the Remembered

For as long as I can remember, my mother has talked about her fear of being dead. Not of dying, she looked forward to that, to seeing her mother again, her husband who had passed away when he was 39 years old, of being with her four gone before her brothers. I must not be forgotten ....more

Life Changing Stories

photo credit: Reid Peterson Life Changing Stories Everyone should be free to live a life that celebrates who they are. Living with joy and without the weight of things that hold you back, things like shame.I have often spoken on shame and how it keeps us from feeling included, accepted, and understood. Reid Peterson, of the podcast Life Changing Stories,...more

Why Your Children Need to See Selma

Acting on the tremendous article written by Deb Rox of BlogHer citing reasons America needs to see Selma this weekend, I headed to the theatre 30 minutes away, my teen children with me....more

Learn the Secrets of a Blogger! All This and More!

How READING YOUR WRITING ALOUD IS...more

Milwaukee, Come Tell Us Your Story! Listen To Your Mother Milwaukee Wants You!

2015 is starting fast and furious for Listen To Your Mother Milwaukee. We’ve got lots to tell you, but we’ll begin with the exciting news...more

Everyone Gets a Bad Rap

I think I just read my 1500th article on "kids are a**holes." I know for sure I've passed the 600 mark on posts regarding 'my partner sucks!' Neighbors, bosses, ex-friends, they're all jerks, too.The thought that passes through my head when I read this, because of course 1. it's my head so my thoughts and 2. I know what I'm about so I know what I know about me ....more

Can You Really Predict the Future With Eggs? My Grandma Did.

If you were to walk into my childhood home on New Year's Day, you would see six of us tip-toeing around a dining room table, careful to not bump and disturb the tall, clear glasses filled to the rim with still tap water. "You can't move them even a bit!" we would caution each other. "If you do, then none of it counts!" ...more
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