ReaderViews: The Gift of Goodbye Review

ReaderViews recently completed a book review on The Gift of Goodbye. Below are some highlights and the link to the full review. “The Gift of Goodbye” is a memoir that deals with loss and the subsequent feelings of anger, sadness, depression and acceptance. In the face of a devastating divorce, author Rebecca Whitehead Munn, is unable to cope when she learns her mother is diagnosed with cancer. As Munn’s story unfolds, she begins to view her situation more constructively and [...]

2018-02-19T02:04:57+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Faith, Love|

Time as a Measure of Value

Time is a helpful way to measure value. Have you ever really considered how you spend your Time, and been honest with yourself about the result? Does it measure what you value most? When you consider how you spend each hour of your day, it will give you a sense of what is really important to you, from the perspective of your actions. Many of you will read this and would agree that you have taken stock of what is [...]

2018-01-13T19:07:03+00:00 January 13th, 2018|Authenticity, Change, Love|

Authors Who Influence My Writing: Marianne Williamson

I am grateful to the many authors who have published before me and influence my writing, including Marianne Williamson. I first was introduced to Marianne Williamson's writing through my mother. She was an avid reader and would send my sisters and I her favorite books when she felt the books would help each of us. The first book I received was A Return to Love. My mother embodied the full meaning of Agape Love, as I describe in The Gift of Goodbye, [...]

2017-12-28T19:18:30+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Change, Faith, Love|

Tips for Surviving Angel Anniversaries

“The soul would have no rainbows if the eyes had no tears” This is the inscription on a coffee cup my mother gave me on Mother’s Day, one year before she took her last breath on May 22, 2006. It is simple yet complex, representing the realities of loss in our human lives. Whether it is loss of a job or a loved one or something else, both tear on the heart strings. My mother had terminal cancer at the [...]

2017-08-07T02:08:42+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Change, Grief, Loss, Love|

Top Books to Read for Summer

Hello Readers, I am honored to share that The Gift of Goodbye: A Story of Agape Love was chosen as one of the hottest top 15 books to read for the summer.  Here is an excerpt about the list and Working Mother magazine's view of the book: "Summer can offer longed-for pleasures: vacation, warm weather, poolside drinks, time to read. We've got this last one covered for you, with the latest crop of novels and memoirs that can transport you [...]

2017-08-13T19:44:43+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Authenticity, Love|