Let’s do a little mind experiment. Pay close attention to what happens when you read the following word:Continue reading “The unfathomable abilities of your subconscious mind”
Say, hypothetically, you’re dating a cop. Say you’re both middle-aged, meaning, you both have life experience and exes.
Say this cop works a beat in a brothel area. His job is to keep an eye on the hookers, and he gets to know some of them. He knows some of them are mothers.
Say this cop is a good man, and the prostitutes like him, even trust him.Continue reading “The re-gift: a hypothetical scenario”
The other day I was in the car inching toward downtown Toronto in high traffic. To help pass the time, I listened to a youtube podcast by a guy whose name is Einzelgänger.
Typically, he quotes ancient philosophers rather than celebrities, but yesterday he quoted Robin Williams, who, if you recall, committed suicide some time ago which plunged the collective fan base into a state of surprise and shock. How could such a celebrated actor take his own life? A comedy actor, no less, who evolved into other, more serious roles after making his fans laugh as Mork?
The quote from Robin I’m referring to touches on a topic which became much weightier during the long years of lockdown at the height of the pandemic: loneliness.
Continue reading “The Social Minimalist, loneliness and writing in a room with a door”
I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is ending up with people who make you feel all alone.Robin Williams
Do you know how to do this?
Me either. 🤔Continue reading “How to completely empty your mind”
If you have Libra anywhere in your natal chart, you may be interested in this post. If you don’t, I bet you know a Libra (well, if you’re reading here you know me!) so this post still pertains to you and your life. 😉
Here’s a little breakdown about the zodiac signs:Continue reading “It’s October and Libra season has begun”
This If Not Now, When journey is adding more than just a few twists and turns. There are multiple roundabouts, construction detours and potholes all along my path which has left me quite pumped, frankly. 🤸
And a little overwhelmed. 😱
Let me share some of the things that have been happening. First, the business ventures, and next, the other, personal stuff.Continue reading “Exciting times at Writer of Words etc”
Running businesses online is a difficult endeavor simply because there are so many inter-related avenues.
I wonder sometimes how any of this can sustain long term without mental or emotional breakdown (or exhaustion).
But I learned a few things over the past year and, most recently, the past few months. Allow me to share my insights. What follows is a lengthy monologue. You have been warned. 😛Continue reading “Adventures in running online business streams, lessons learned, and a bit about social media”
I am currently sitting in the city house where the family resides, only, there is no family here.Continue reading “Sitting and reflecting my strange life”
I live part-time with a senior. A very capable, strong-willed, kind, independent senior. She’s super mom and super grandma and she’s probably reading this right now and cursing me for talking about her. 😇Continue reading “Grandma and her rodents”
I did a spread the other day which I read into a TikTok as a short clip with just a little text and some funky music in the background, but something about these cards I was dealt made me do a deeper analysis.
I decided to play around with WordPress’s file upload. I have no idea how this will work out which is where you come in.Continue reading “Timeless Tarot extended reading by Claudette Tarot Intuitive”
I spent a big part of my day waiting for several things, most recently a phone call from either the girl child or her dad. I was advised earlier I might have to go into the city and get her, but it was not confirmed.
So I await further instructions.
Nothing is happening. My phone is silent.Continue reading “Waiting (and waiting and waiting)”
After a year of trial and error, technical difficulties, interruptions, confusion and a very steep learning curve, I decided to re-launch my jewelry business with a brand new Etsy store called Boldly Chic Boutique.
Disclaimer: Use at your own risk. I absolve myself from responsibility. 😉
A person holding a camera is standing in front of some stairs leading upstairs.
On each step sits a teenage boy, probably about 17 or so. They were told to sit in the middle.
The person filming them asked them a question with two possible answers. If they picked answer 1 they were told to move to the left, and if they picked answer 2, to the right.
These were some of the questions:Continue reading “Poking a hive with this little experiment”