Writing Takes You Places

June 2010

Are You Who You Want To Be?

|29 Jun|


During the early stages of life we are trained to please others.  Parents, teachers, friends, eventually bosses and perhaps even spouses.  We learn to play […]

About Keith

|19 Jun|

“You can do anything you set your mind to.” – William C. Smith (my dad)

Those words were spoken to me by my father more times than […]

Life’s Not a Waiting Game

|15 Jun|

The following is a wonderful piece of writing from a woman who, despite her few years on this earth, has the ability to look deeply into the […]

I’d Love to Hear From You!

|14 Jun|


The Clock Is Ticking . . . .

|05 Jun|

The foundation of Straight Up Living, and one of the main tenets of my core philosophy on life, is this:

You do not have to wait until all […]