Writer, wife, mother and passionate over thinker. 

I am thankful for this vibrant community of writers, and grateful to the friends and family who support my journey.

"This is the first, the wildest and the wisest thing I know: that the soul exists and is built entirely out of attentiveness.”
- Mary Oliver

WINNER: @MargaretAtwood #Freeze-DriedFiction contest, Sister of the Bride

WINNER: #Wattys2014- Talk of the Town Award for The Power of Rest


Honored to be a guest panelist on The Corner Booth. Visit them on YouTube for panel discussions on writing, reading and life on WattPad; they've got plenty of surprises in store, so stay tuned!


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The Power of Rest by theattentivesoul
The Power of Rest
#Wattys2014 Award Winner: This candid, heartfelt collection of essays addresses many of life's thorniest chal...
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