• A to Z Blog Challenge,  Creatively Zen,  Musings,  Seraphs Quill

    Inner Child: A to Z Blogging Challenge

    Those of you who know me and the work I’m doing had to know that the Inner Child was going to be my ‘I’ topic. Why not? I believe it’s such an important topic. The “Inner Child” has really gotten a bad rap. Does it really come as any surprise, though? Many of us are carting around ICs that have been wounded in one way or another. Either by others during our childhood or from us shutting it away once crossing the threshold into adulthood. Take for instance the Disney movie Christropher Robin. I was amazed what a perfect example that was to illustrate my point. The Pooh Crew –…

  • Musings,  Seraphs Quill

    Peace and Comfort

    When I was a child, I spent a great deal of time at my maternal aunt and uncle’s house. My aunt was a stay-at-home-mom, so she watched me while my mom and dad were at work until I was old enough to go to school. At that time in my life, I think I actually spent more time at their house than I did my own. She and my uncle were like a second set of parents to me. My cousins were like the siblings I never actually had. Years later, my grandmother lived with them, and when I visited, it held a feeling of “home” for me. The place…