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3 Tips (Out of 20+) on How to Write a Book

By on November 18, 2017
Okay, these are actually 3 tips on how not to write your first book. I learned the hard way....

The Four Agreements…Principles I Strive to Live By

By on October 7, 2017
Do you take things personally, or, feel wounded by people's words? Do you exaggerate for an ego boost? Do you make assumptions in your relationships? Do you sometimes do things half assed when no one's looking? If so, read this book for its 4 simple and profound life lessons.

Self Defense Tools in a Woman’s Purse

By on May 19, 2017

It’s not a great photo. (Backlit from the only bright window in a dark Irish pub). Still, it conveys a story of one woman’s 6 self-defense tools.

In pursuit of shade and…


Sexual Violence & Transparency: Investigations at 225 Higher Ed Schools

By on February 4, 2017

Calamity May gets upset when people (young or old) are assaulted because they lack self-assertion and self defense skills to prevent harm. Here’s the tip of one iceberg….

Today I received an…


Shambhala Warriors. Are You One?

By on January 4, 2017

In a world full of too many wars, ill will, negative words, and dangerous intolerance….this message, to me, has resonance.

Joanna Macy is interviewed and tells a story of a…