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Unexpected Lessons From Dia del los Muertos

Unexpected Lessons From Dia del los Muertos by Layla Morgan Wilde The beautiful powerful bonfire ceremony last evening sparked this and in the spirit of change, I’m popping up new images and posting here instead of directly to Instagram or Facebook. I’ve neglected this blog and it’s a way of honoring my work to serve […]

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Making Magic on International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day and there has never been an more important time to celebrate and support women. Wear red in solidarity even if it’s red lipstick. Red is the most powerful color there is. It’s primeval and the color of energy, passion and action. Some woman are choosing not to work today […]

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The Beauty of Wisdom

The beauty of wisdom is quixotic at times. You can quote me on that. What’s not wise is creating content at my Boomer Muse Instagram account and not sharing here or vice versa. I’m posting most days there with deliberate intent. The grid of squares looks like a box of chocolates with some round, some […]

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Social Media Success Secrets

Read on for social media success secrets and the truth behind one famous quote. There is a distinct back to school vibe already and waaah, I didn’t have a vacation. No matter, this photo quote expresses how I feel. For quote aficionados, this was photo quote was inspired by a Wall Street securities broker, Henry […]

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Mother Nature Is A Bitch But Everything

Mother Nature Is A Bitch but only if we don’t treat her right. Maybe I’m one for not treating you right. I recently discovered how easy it is to edit a photo on my phone and share it on Pinterest. That’s one reason I haven’t blogged here lately. I often will post something to Instagram, […]

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How to Quit Blogging Without Regret

How to Quit Blogging is a good a title as any. With or without regret is up to the individual blogger.   Most bloggers quit in the first few months without much incident. Chances are no one was reading it any way. The failed experiment is no worse than buying a dress on sale that […]

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Inspiration and Cherry Blossoms Have No Timetable

Inspiration and Cherry Blossoms Have No Timetable and neither does Mother Nature. Last week I dashed over to see the cherry blossoms at dusk. I’d already photographed them earlier on blue sky day The park is only 5 minutes from my house and something told me to go. I knew I wouldn’t have time to go […]

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Inspiration in Unlikely Places Like SeaWorld

Yesterday I instagrammed a pic at museum where you’d think the art would be the main attraction but found cellphones mesmerized. Everyone had one in their hands. We now live in a culture where a bright piece of digital plastic holds more sway than a masterpiece. While the museum goers gazed into screens oblivious to […]

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What Your Future Self Craves

What Your Future Self Craves is the good you could do today. It could be altruistic or humanitarian but chances are you have that covered. What your future self is probably craving and hoping you do is self-care now. Women give and keep giving from the time they get married, have their first child to taking […]

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Spring Equinox:The Real Easter and No Dance With The Devil

 March 20 is the first day of spring but did you know the it’s also the pagan holiday of Eostre or Ostara and the real Easter? Ostara is the Anglo-Saxon goddess named for east or dawn. Pagans, an agrarian culture celebrated the growing light and longer days with the hope of a long and fruitful growing season. Good […]