Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Meeting Milestones

Life is full of milestones. They begin with our first breath and we meet them along Life's journey until the day we come to the ultimate milestone, one which none of us will bypass...death.

As children, our parents, physicians and teachers track our milestones, noting if we meet, surpass or fail to reach them. As adults, our milestone are sporadic. They come at odd intervals, sometimes grouping together, sometimes taking years to accomplish.

For instance, it took me almost thirty years to receive my Bachelor's Degree. For most people, this is something that happens, usually immediately after high school and in a four year time span.

As a writer, I have met many milestones...my first professional publication, my first job as a writer, my first publication in a journal. Last week, another milestone was met, one that I have waited for over many years of writing. My book of poetry is finally a reality!

Winter of the Soul is a compilation of poems written over a span of decades. It is as writer, poet and facilitator, Patricia Lee Lewis writes, "...the story of a life--from a sad and difficult childhood, through finding ecstatic love, learning to live by spirit, and finally to transcendence of illness and loss."

I am very pleased to be able to offer this publication to my readers. On the sidebar, you will see a link to the email address where you can request further information from my publisher.

I look forward to sharing this work of words, spirit and peace with you.