Check out my winning poem on The Dream, Play, Write site!

Well, isn’t this a nice way to start off a Monday?  I woke up this morning to this: Joy Morales (@myown2sense) is this week's #magneticmonday winner! Check out "The Voice Beneath" at http://t.co/VLbiW7waQ7 #amwriting #poetry — Dream, Play, Write! (@dreamplaywrite) February 9, 2015 This means two things. I check my Twitter feed first thing in the morning… Continue reading Check out my winning poem on The Dream, Play, Write site!

It’s official – my Gratitude Journal has hatched! And…self-promotion is weird.

Today I'm grateful that nearly a year to the day after I published this little beauty, people are still ...on occasion...actually buying it! It was a labor of love for me and I'm grateful that anyone might find it of use!

As a few of you have for sure figured out by now (a million thanks to you!), I self-published my Gratitude Journal a few days ago – go me! Just to give a little back story, I was working on some other things besides the blog, namely several poetry projects all at the same time, when the idea… Continue reading It’s official – my Gratitude Journal has hatched! And…self-promotion is weird.

30 Days of Thanks 2014 – Day 24

Me in my yoga gear, with yoga hair...and what's that? Yes, that's right, it's the proof of my journal!

Today I’m beyond thankful for CreateSpace.  If it weren’t for this nifty little self-publishing company, I might not be able to show you this: You read that right – that’s my name on the cover!  Gratitude Journal: 365 Days of Exploring Things That Soothe Your Senses and Your Soul is my latest labor of love.The… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks 2014 – Day 24