“Someday” is Today

Although my love affair with writing started in high school, I never expected to be able to make a living as a writer. So I worked in government jobs for a few years, then started my own business—first a plant shop, then an interior landscape company. I always planned to write “someday”—when I had time, … Read more

Someone Who Isn’t a Magical Thinker

In my earlier posts about what I call magical thinking, I said magical thinkers have a sense of entitlement and believe whatever they want should be provided by someone or something outside themselves. If we had been born without limbs, most of us would feel we should be cared for and supported by family, the government … Read more