The Diamond Ring

During a total solar eclipse, the first reemergence of sunlight is referred to as the diamond ring. It is more officially called third contact. It occurs to me now that, metaphysically speaking, this holds the greatest meaning of a solar eclipse. We all know that during an eclipse, something typically lit becomes darkened for a … More The Diamond Ring

Right and Wrong

If you’re at all like me, you fret when there is a decision to make. You want to get it right. You want it to feel right. When it doesn’t, you worry about getting it wrong and making a mistake. Sometimes the fear is paralyzing. You keep telling yourself, “I can’t move forward because I … More Right and Wrong

Facilitate

When I joined the Visionary Fiction Alliance, I was given the opportunity to write an article for their blog. I’ve been working on a two-part post, which is called The R/Evolution of the Wheel of Fortune. After the first (or both) parts publish on their blog (in June), I will publish the full article here … More Facilitate

Need is…

Mother’s Day may be over, but I’m in that small window between Mother’s Day and my mother’s birthday, so this post is still timely. Surely, you’ve heard it said: “Need is the mother of all invention.” Well I am here to tell you that this is not exactly true. It is more accurate to say: … More Need is…