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Ask an Author – February 2023 – Comforting Strategies

I am happy to share with you some strategies that I have dubbed as comforting strategies. I can reassure you that these types of strategies work most affectively on a cold winter’s day and the month of February sure has … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – January 2023 – Using the Snow to Spark and Stimulate

No, I am not joking and this is a very favourite strategy of mine during the winter. Yes, I often use snow to help me get through a typical dreary winter’s day. Snow does not make a sound when it … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – December 2022 – Making Things Happen

Tis the season to make things happen! Tis the season for creating, rejigging, innovating, and so much more! I use this strategy to help me give a huge kick to my mind, to my imagination and to my creative juices. … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – November 2022 – Anticipation of a Holiday Season

I have used this strategy for many years now and I can tell you that it sure works like a charm. Indeed, just the thought of an approaching holiday season is enough to clear my mind, set my imagination on … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – October 2022 – Thoughts of Thanksgiving

This is a fall strategy that I use every year to help prepare for the upcoming holiday season and with it comes the ability for me to spark my imagination and to stimulate my creative juices. This entire strategy starts … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – September 2022 – Study Time Resumed

Ah yes, and it is that time of the year when classrooms come alive once more as students proceed to pick up where they left off before the summer break. For me, study time is not just limited to the … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – August 2022 – On a Summer’s Day

It is really not too difficult to imagine how a nice, warm, pleasant summer’s day cannot be used to help do the following: to kick start, recharge, refresh, and encourage one’s creative juices and imagination to spring into action. How … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – July 2022 – Paying Attention to the Sea Gulls

Now, please do not dismiss the strategy that I am offering for July. No joke! This strategy continues to be an important part of my tool kit. Especially so in the summer and I strongly encourage you to give it … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – June 2022 – The Birth of Dreams

It is frequently said that dreams are often spawned during the month of June for after all; it is the most popular month when it comes to the ringing out of those pealing wedding bells! I happen to agree with … Continue reading

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Ask an Author – May 2022 – Walking for a Reason

This is a strategy that I use each and every spring no matter what. It is what I call the strategy to walk for a reason. And trust me when I tell you that you can easily find oodles of … Continue reading

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