Signs From The Universe

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: “Do geese see god?” <<< that can be read forwards and backwards.   I’ve been thinking a lot about my characters from my book. Story book characters live their lives so much different from ours. Every time you read a book about a far away place…

Terrible Two

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt both snuck out of a White House even, commandeered an airplane, and went on a joyride to Baltimore. It’s day two of this new self-care journey and damn…I can say this is harder than people even realize. Keeping to a diet…

Too Much Work and a Little Nature

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: You have a 1 in 200 chance of being related to Genghis Khan, (the Khagan of the Mongol Empire).   I overloaded yesterday. I tried putting too much work into something on very little sleep. All of the stress resulted in a panic attack of sorts…

Our Trip to Ruby Falls

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."   I know it’s been a few days since it happened, but the trip to Chattanooga was SO MUCH FUN! We went to so many places and saw so…

Adventure Awaits

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: You are less likely to experience a nightmare when sharing your bed with someone you trust.   Well, I know I said that I would be writing about the trip to Chattanooga, but something else grabbed my attention in the midst of my planning. A few…

Fear of Death…And Other News

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: After the Disney movie “Princess and the Frog” came out, more than 50 children were hospitalized with salmonella from kissing frogs.   Is January really almost over? No, it can’t be! Time really does fly. These months have a way of zooming by without our notice…

Disconnect

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: A single cloud can weigh more than 1 million pounds.   The slow season has arrived, and man has it been exactly that…slow. I’m not complaining though because this past year was very fast paced. Honestly, I could use some down time. Rest is certainly important.…

I Need An Adventure

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Emotional level: 8Mental level: 8TODAY I LEARNED: In Russia, falling icicles kill about 100 people every year. Lately things have been great. But that's not to say something exciting has happened every day. I want to go on a really long trip. I want to feel revived! That being said, I feel I need a vacation.…

More Nature…Less Stress

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Recently a few friends and I traveled to Greenbrier. For those who don't know, Greenbrier is part of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. It's a beautiful place with magnificent river spots and tons to explore. It's also an amazing location to unwind and connect with nature...which is really what I've…

Lucy of Roaring Fork…Again

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Sometimes you run into problems when it comes to searching for ghosts. Specifically, you pick up on good and bad vibes in order to ensure your own safety, at least, that's what I do. Energy doesn't lie. So, when you have a bad feeling, you probably shouldn't seek something out. Granted, that's what happened the…