Tales of an Invisible Woman

image credit: Steiner Engeland, Unsplash Once there was an Invisible Woman.  She wasn’t born that way – in the beginning she was just like every other child, expressing herself freely and wanting to be seen and accepted and loved for who she was. Sadly, though,...

read more

On becoming a Velveteen Mother

with two of my daughters, after my second birth Listen: “Try not to react when you see her. She doesn’t look good.” That’s what my former husband was telling family members outside of my hospital room before they entered. He was right – I was in rough shape....

read more

Pandemic: This nebulous landscape

Listen to me read: Nebulous [ neb-yuh-luhs ] adjective hazy, vague, indistinct, or confusedcloudy or cloudlikeof or resembling a nebula or nebulae in deep space; nebular When the lockdown is over, I will go back to the float spa. When I climb into that white pod,...

read more

The self-help industry needs to grow up

image credit: Andy Holmes, Unsplash On New Year’s Eve, I was contacted by a local radio station to do an interview on how to prepare for the new year. I didn’t get back to them soon enough, so they found someone else. Later that day, on my way to the grocery store, I...

read more

What if we show the mess?

photo credit: Andy Holmes, Unsplash I didn’t rake the leaves off the lawn this Fall. My climate activist daughter regularly sends me articles about how the dead leaves create biodiversity in the backyard, serving as places for insects (including pollinators) to...

read more


Join my mailing list and receive a free ebook, plus news about my programs, and a new article every few weeks.

Winnipeg • Manitoba • Canada

Privacy Policy • Terms and Conditions

Pin It on Pinterest