posts from category: My DrEaMwOrLd

Rambling About: The Visceral Tuneage of Beacon

The best music is music that can make you think as well as feel, sounds that are as visceral as they are cerebral. And the best love songs are those that acknowledge that the power of human sexuality can be … Keep Reading…

Happy National Running Day!

    What do you think of the cool badge I made for National Running Day?  Get yours here.  .And after you get creative customizing your badge, check out the other cool ways you can commemorate National Running Day.  Tonight … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: Pro cyclist Alison Powers’ historic win

I am a huge professional cycling fan and watch cycling every chance I can get.  In fact, my latest young adult novel features a cyclist on a junior developmental squad.  But back to the blog… Women’s cycling isn’t featured as … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: Looking for Alaska

Looking for Alaska by John Green My rating: 4 of 5 stars If only we could see the endless string of consequences that result from our smallest actions.  But we can’t know better until knowing better is useless.  ― John … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart My rating: 4 of 5 stars Secrets are more powerful when people know you’ve got them. ― E. Lockhart, The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks I happened upon this book while … Keep Reading…

Sunflowers make me happy…

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do. -Helen Keller

Rambling About: An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines by John Green My rating: 4 of 5 stars What is the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable? ― John Green, An Abundance of Katherines I thoroughly enjoyed … Keep Reading…

What’s Your Passion?

I realized a couple years ago that my passion is girls and sports.  Sports changed my life and I can honestly say, that without sports, I wouldn’t be where I am today.  Sports has taught me perseverance, persistence and drive … Keep Reading…

So I was in this city…called San Antonio

A couple weekends ago, the fam and I made the trip to The Lone Star State for my daughter’s gymnastics competition.  Instead of coming home on Sunday, we detoured to San Antonio to check out that cool city.  I didn’t … Keep Reading…

céad míle fáilte

I found this entryway to a historic pub in downtown Savannah, GA. In Irish Gaelic, céad míle fáilte means: a hundred thousand welcomes I can only imagine all the stories behind this door…