Who I’ll Be: from Heliotrope Nights

Every month I share an excerpt from one of my books. For August I’m sharing a short essay/prose piece from Heliotrope Nights called Who I’ll Be. It is a reflection on how it takes courage to give ourselves the space to  change and the space to nurture an unmet self. But it is only through finding that kind of courage that we can self-actualize and … Continue reading Who I’ll Be: from Heliotrope Nights

Mosaics: Learning to Embrace Our Whole

There is a huge place for positivity in this world. Rainbows and unicorns; finding happiness and pursuing joy. Good words of light and loving energy are like ice-cream sandwiches for the soul, and who doesn’t like a good old fashioned ice-cream sandwich? But there is also a huge place for the dark. For the mud disguised as dirt that is really a healing agent here … Continue reading Mosaics: Learning to Embrace Our Whole

Red Doors: from Heliotrope Nights

Every month I share an excerpt from one of my books. For July- month of fireworks and the leo and summer’s heightened sense of creativity and movement, I thought I’d share Red Doors, one of the essays from the Fire & Light chapter in my latest poetry and prose book, Heliotrope Nights. Happy Reading! BethAnne Once upon a time, in one of my former lives, … Continue reading Red Doors: from Heliotrope Nights