I couldn’t have paid those trolls enough. They illustrated my point perfectly. Last year, Erin Garcia invited me to speak to her Shift88 women’s group. Shift88 is great—there’s always good breakfast; an inspirational speaker; and creative, encouraging ladies to meet. It’s the kind of place where hugs abound and nobody stands 6 feet away. This
What’s so great about being Kristi Bridges? Hanging out with the fabulous peeps who AREN’T Kristi Bridges! This month, you have two opportunities to enjoy them with me. Saturday, March 14, from 1-3 pm, come to the new Tokyo Garden South on 108th and Memorial in Bixby, OK. I’ll be reading along with 5 other
When Shelley Malicote-Stutchman’s life turned sour, she looked for other ladies who were going through difficult times. Starting with a minister and a counselor, she launched Lemonade Ladies, a group of women who conquered trauma and depression together. Eventually, the Lemonade Ladies published a powerful book of poetry entitled Peeling Back the Layers – The
Story is my word for 2020. Join me live for a mystery on www.Facebook.com/1MomentWiser Saturday, 1/11/2020 at 3pm CST, or watch the replay here. Can you help me solve this case? If you’d rather read the story, just scroll down. My friend JennRene Owens always gets me searching for a Word of the Year. This
How did sidewalk chalk change my future? What piece of advice saved my marriage? What’s the most important lesson I’ve learned? (I’m still learning) How can you end every day with a smile? Why does the world need YOUR story? Do you have a morning or afternoon drive? Do you take evening walks? Do you
Ever since I said “Yes” to writing Option Ocean – Navigating the Sea of Possibility, God has introduced me to the neatest people. This week, Jaresha Moore has asked me to be her guest on Empower Hour (squeeeal!). I’m a little excited. She’s an extraordinary combination of strength, fun and practicality. Want to join me?
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I paced my yard as I listened to my friend. I pace a lot during phone calls, but this day I strode with the ferocity of a German Shepherd on patrol. The person my friend saw in the mirror didn’t match who she wanted to be. She’d chosen a career to please her parents, and
Ha! Roots tangled across the path, directly between the rocks she was avoiding, but she judged her step perfectly and used the highest one to tap her left foot and launch over the rock and onto firm ground. Her right foot slid just a tiny bit into the muck as she landed, but she ran
Happy New Year! Are you one of the millions of people who vowed to read a book a week this year? That’s 52 weeks of other people’s thoughts. Your life is already full of other people’s news and needs. 52 books to read? Listen—do you hear that? That is your voice, calling from under