The Giving and Receiving of Writing

Angie Appreciation, Changes, Gratitude, Guidance, Hope, Impact, Insight, Inspiration, Journal, Journey, Lessons, Life, Memories, Positive, Wisdom, Writing 2 Comments

“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.” ~Anaïs Nin Dear Universe, Recently I stumbled upon a writing contest on Positive Writer.  The topic, “How Writing Has Positively Influenced My Life,” intrigued me.  Though I’ve been writing for as long as I’ve been reading, this idea is something I only recently thought about. But I’ve never …

Intuition: Listen to the Whispers Too

Angie Advice, Answers, Ask, Believe, Feelings, Guidance, Insight, Inspiration, Instincts, Intuition, Journal, Journey, Listen, Paris, Receiving, Signs, Soul, Trust, Universe 2 Comments

“Intuition comes in several forms: – a sudden flash of insight, visual or auditory – a predictive dream – a spinal shiver of recognition as something is occurring or told to you – a sense of knowing something already – a sense of deja-vu – a snapshot image of a future scene or event – knowledge, perspective or understanding divined …

Inspiration Everywhere

Angie Gratitude, Inspiration, Journal, Messages, Signs, Wisdom 0 Comments

“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it…” ~Jack London Dear Universe, Now I know that I am what I call an inspiration seeker, someone who is constantly searching for the positive in everyday, ordinary experiences.  So I also know that means I am more likely to notice the signs than someone else who may not be …

So Grateful, So Much

Angie Appreciation, Fall, Gratitude, Happiness, Holidays, Inspiration, Journal, Lists, Positive, Thanksgiving, Traditions, Writing 0 Comments

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it, is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” ~William Arthur Ward Dear Universe, As you know, Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday and probably my favorite day of the year. And as you also know, I am a huge fan of traditions.  So this year, I did what I’ve always done in the …

1,825 Days

Angie Books, Fun, Future, Gratitude, Happiness, Hope, Insight, Journal, Journey, Lessons, Life, Memories, Moments, Moving On, Past, Rituals, Traditions, Writing 0 Comments

“Don’t count the days.  Make the days count.” ~Muhammed Ali Dear Universe, I received my first diary when I was about eight or nine-years-old.  It was pink and had a miniscule heart lock attached.  I kept the key hidden and sitting to write was a secretive process.  I’d sneak away to my bedroom, shut the door, pick a colored pen, …