The Joy of Being You

I think about what is going on in the world 'outside' of me. It seems very surreal out there. I grew up in a more peaceful world, or so it seemed. I have learned that the world 'inside' of me is the most important place for me to live, move and have my being-ness. It is also the best way I can … [Read more...]

The Courage Advocate – Debra Oakland

I am honored to be featured in Life By Me this week. I would like to thank my wonderful friend Chris Cade for recommending me to Life By Me.  Chris is featured on their site as a writer, speaker and empowerer.  I am listed as writer, joyful experiencer and courage advocate.  In fact I like the … [Read more...]

Be a Living Example of Encouragement & Inspiration

This is a very inspirational video of a football coach and his team. It is important to be a team player in life. When you are someone people look up to, there are certain things that are required of you. This applies to all areas of life, not just football or sports. Being a living example to … [Read more...]

How To Enjoy Being Alone

As I was catching up on Facebook today, I noticed the video "How To Be Alone" on my friend Pamela Dangelmaier's FB wall. As Pamela says, this video carries a poignant message. I couldn't agree more. I quote Bravo, who produced this video - "A whimsical piece that explores the multi-faceted … [Read more...]