Helpful advice from two kickass book bloggers.

Color key: Jolene | Harlow   Once upon a time, Harlow and I were very VERY avid book bloggers. We submerged ourselves in books, book reviews, pimping books to unsuspecting strangers, attending every book con that was in our area, and in some cases, flew all over the country to meet some of our favorite … Continue reading Helpful advice from two kickass book bloggers.

It’s a great day to be blogger

  Good morning everyone, In the recent weeks I've been recognized by some very talented bloggers and been given two blogger awards. It makes my heart explode with happiness to be given such an awesome shout out and if I could, I'd hug them both......and those that know me, know that I don't hand out … Continue reading It’s a great day to be blogger

Look who’s joining us today ….

***(Color Key: Jolene. Harlow. Layla.) Okay guys, you are in for a real treat today! Many of you may recognize our special guest from the Indie book world.  Joining us this week at Keeping It Real with Jolene and Harlow is Layla aka, The Bowtie Author's better half. BUT, besides being an author's wife she has the coolest job … Continue reading Look who’s joining us today ….

Show of hands…how many of you honored your authentic truth this weekend?

The other night I was listening to a podcast by Gabrielle Bernstein and she spoke about living our authentic truth. I sat and wondered how many of you over the course of the last few days have shared your authentic truth over social media, blog posts and phone calls to family members or did you … Continue reading Show of hands…how many of you honored your authentic truth this weekend?

From a sulking Sally to a sword reeling ninja

  As the year comes to a close I have to say despite the turbulent beginning this year has been one of my favorites. Sure, the completion of the divorce was an added bonus but the fact that I stood my ground through the whole process and refused to be manipulated or scared off by … Continue reading From a sulking Sally to a sword reeling ninja

I love where music takes me ……

Music can invoke a mixture of emotions, for instance when I hear Silent Night something deep inside me stirs and next thing I know I'm fighting back tears. It isn't just one version of the song that triggers the water works....it's ALL versions, hell I bet if P Diddy (that's still his name right or … Continue reading I love where music takes me ……

Stop settling ….

A question that comes up often to me is, "Why have you settled? In many, if not all the relationships that you have had....you settled. Why?" That's a good question. Sure I could have listed off a bunch of things like: boredom the pickings were slim the holidays were near the good-looking ones were just … Continue reading Stop settling ….