Why are Podcasts so Popular?

Why are Podcasts so Popular?

Because they often contain important messages which inspire us! The other day I was interviewed via podcast about my book When Life Has Other Plans…Discover the Hidden Gifts. Zoe Duff of Feilidh Publishing had read my book and felt its message needed to reach other...
The Writing’s on the Wall

The Writing’s on the Wall

The Writing’s on the Wall Handwriting analysis and its applications   Few people know that handwriting is more than a means of communication. It’s actually a graphic picture of processes going on in the brain. You may have noticed how your writing has...
Far Reaching Impact

Far Reaching Impact

Far Reaching Impact How a true story can have an affect on individuals who resonate with it.   Even though it feels like I’m on the bottom rung of the ladder as an author, I’m starting to see a number of promising places where my book is showing up. The other day...
Spontaneity

Spontaneity

Spontaneity Breaking out of predictable routine Many times, when I meet someone interesting and compatible, I spontaneously invite them to get together again and continue the connection. Nine times out of ten I never hear from that person again which makes me sad but...
Our Unknown Agenda

Our Unknown Agenda

Our Unknown Agenda Part human, part spirit While I was writing away, a new life was shaping into the form of my first grandchild, a lovely little girl named Chandlyr. She carries a secret that was presented to me shortly before she was born at the end of January. I...
The Library

The Library

The Library Want to keep your brain flexible? Try reading! As a voracious reader I must admit that not having access to my local library has created quite a hardship for me. Every time I drive by, I feel a yearning to stop and  browse. Luckily there are shelves in our...
Imagination as a life skill

Imagination as a life skill

Imagination as a life skill How Fairy Tales can serve as role models In my younger formative years, I was surrounded by adults whose favourite pastime was exchanging intriguing stories about their lives, present and past – since there was no media entertainment...
Role Plays

Role Plays

Role Plays The many characters we get to play over the course of our lives In order to be able to write my inspiring memoir, I had to go way back into my memory bank to retrieve all the pertinent details. What struck most me were the many different roles I have played...
Roxanne’s Story

Roxanne’s Story

Editor’s Note: This is the first article in a series created by Dorothea Gordon where she showcases individuals and business owners in the Comox Valley who had a dream, goal, or vision and made it come true, benefiting their community in the process. Roxanne’s Story...