Posted in December 2011

2012. A Year with High Expectations

2012. A Year with High Expectations. Some say it’s the end. Again. Others interpret the Mayan calendar, recent revolutions, and the increased democratization of information and communication as a new beginning. In this era of spiritual awakening, top-down authoritative structures like churches, universities, and governments will be torn down and rebuilt as more collaborative and … Continue reading

Chocolate Peanuts Covered with Peace

I expected the hyped post-wedding slump– and 10 pound weight-gain—to be false, like most mainstream weight loss information.  Before my wedding, I was on an almost magical high from wedding  planning and my husband’s acceptance to Iowa’s Masters Fiction Program. By attending this highly prestigious program, Carlos could make his dream of full time fiction writing financially feasible. Still, … Continue reading