Storage Stories and Timeless Fashion Finds…

Fashion is, plainly, a word to define a format or medium… Style is entirely You… It is how you feel… put into an expression… that happens to be tangible… ~ Dana Rondel   More adventurous forays through storage… Within the period of my family’s latest move, mom and I took the opportunity to once more sift through our…

The Gathering of Daughters… We Are Not A Movement… We Are Movement…

“In yourself, and in others… be the one who finds the GOLD.” ~ Proverbs 11:27 We are not a movement… We are movement… These words beautifully express the energy and vitality of The Gathering of Daughters (TGOD), a global community founded to celebrate, honor and recognize women in all cultures and walks of life…  I…

The Influence of Writing In Our Lives… The Emotion and Character of Words…

Once I decided to become a professional writer, I immediately began to study the craft. I attended private or public workshops, enrolled in writing courses while in graduate school, participated in writing groups, read more and more books within different genres and did whatever else was required to develop my own unique style and voice. I…

The Treasures That Are Found… Are Answers To Our Prayers…

“And above all,  watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.” ~Roald Dahl Life is a treasure… I have no actual definition of life… I simply live in the beautiful ways that…

Old Paradigms… Old Reality… New Year… New Life…

Guard your heart above all else… For it determines the course of your life. ~ Proverbs 4:23   Delight yourself in the Lord… and the good of your heart will be fulfilled… ~ Psalm 37:4   Old Paradigms… Old Reality… Socrates says, “The Secret of Change is to focus all of your energy, not on…