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Unexpected Benefits

So far I am finding that my April challenge to focus and stay dedicated is spilling over into other areas of my life that also needed a kick in the rear. Last October I took on a Weekly Writing prompt to stretch my writing muscles and try on fiction.  I was surprised at how fun…

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April Power May Bloom

I recently read this article about the fact that Mars is traveling in retrograde to Libra and “during the week of April 20, Mars will form a stressful 90-degree angle called a square to both Jupiter and Pluto. This precise mathematical pattern is one of the most rare, and most difficult of all. It is…

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No Fear, I Ain’t Skeered

Monday I tried something new; something I have been afraid of for a while (drum roll please)…hot yoga. Seems harmless enough especially for someone already in a regular yoga practice, right? But I have been telling myself hot yoga isn’t for me because over 7 years ago, I had fainting episodes fairly regularly. There was…

Alienora Taylor

Freestyle Fridays: “Motherhood” by Alien Aura’s Blog

Today’s Freestyle Fridays guest post is by  Alienora Taylor of Alien Aura’s Blog: It’ll Blow Your Mind. I am somewhat new to her blog and I love it. She writes about a variety of topics with such eloquence. If you haven’t read her work yet, you won’t be disappointed. I linked to a particularly beautifully written…