A Matter Of The Heart

As a Hollywood writer with twenty-one scripts to my credit, I am no stranger to stories from the heart. How did I know, that I, myself, would become the center of one so dramatic?

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Daring to Snorkel

On vacation, I like to pretend I’m a different person. A person who loves adventure, who tries new things, who revels in challenges. A person who thinks there’s nothing more wonderful than tossing aside everyday routines.

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Friends For Life

Everyone thought we were sisters: same long dark haired pony tails, large brown eyes, and similar slender frames. When Shelley’s grandmother and my mom

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A Whale Of A Rescue Tale

If you read a recent front page story of the San Francisco Chronicle, you would have read about a female humpback whale who had become entangled in a spider web of crab traps...

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Triumph Over Tragedy

Here’s Something To Feel Good About Today! “Although there may be tragedy in your life, there’s always the possibility to triumph. It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.” Oprah Winfrey Like all of us, I have had my share of heartaches. There have been times...

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Rise Above

Here’s Something To Feel Good About Today! Facing a fate we cannot change, we are called upon to make the best of it by rising above ourselves and growing beyond ourselves. Viktor Frankl, Austrian Psychologist and Writer, Holocaust Survivor (1905-1997) I had the opportunity to meet an extraordinary young woman today. What struck...

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