A Widow's Tale Podcast

A Widow’s Tale will help you learn how to recover from the ravages of stress, release repetitive concerns and worries and take control of your environment and lifestyle. A Widow’s Tale gives you the tools you most need to rebuild your physical and emotional health.
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Aug 17, 2021

Sometimes the world around us imitates our crazy human life. Take the squirrel microcosm for instance.

Jul 27, 2021

There are so many things being solved by math today. All except the most basic things. Like economic justice, the saving of our planet, the prevention and cure of disease. Is it time to look at things differently? When will X=Y? When will all life matter enough for us to behave differently and realize we are NOT in charge.

Jul 4, 2021

Getting out in nature with the wild things can inspire our souls in ways that are healthy and vital. Too much of our lives are spent in needless worry, spinning the hamster wheel of the economy we rarely benefit from. Wild things spend their days being free. Sure, there are the quick life and death dangers, but those moments come and are gone. We humans cling so tightly to anxiety that we become ill. Get free of it.

Jun 15, 2021

Whales and birds talk to their young, beginning in utero, giving them instructions on everything from when to hatch and where to go fishing. If listening has this big an impact on animal life, imagine how what you're listening to impacts you.

Apr 11, 2021

Spring is a great time to get out and see how new life is leaping up, filled with promise for the future. Your life is a promise, too, and sometimes it's easy to lose sight of that.

Mar 28, 2021

My mother was a 43-year breast cancer survivor. She and I shared a rare musical bond. This is the story of the last time we made music together. A mystical moment that I'll always remember and the gift it gave to her, to me, and to everyone who heard it.

Mar 22, 2021

Regrets are like those mean kids in middle school who whispered about you in the hall or that nosy aunt who tossed your childhood sins on the table at the family reunion and invited everyone to taste your shame.

We all have regrets, and they often keep us from fulfilling our dreams. Don't let the past ruin your future. Keep regrets in their rightful place - at the end of the hallway.

Feb 28, 2021

Find out what happens when two women go to the wilds of Madison County in search of a pristine paradise. Surprise! Life is never what you plan for and Monster Truck shows may not be your thing.

Feb 9, 2021

When you ignore your fear it holds you hostage. Fear is an ancient friend. Fear once alerted you to lions in the tall grass. Fear serves a purpose, it's there to keep you safe.

When you learn to love your fear and trust it to guide you, it will reveal hidden dangers (like those lions in the grass). Fear knows what's keeping you from fulfilling your dreams.

Jan 26, 2021

We are living in a time of financial and personal pandemic fear. But the truth of the matter is we've all had fear since we were small. We met fear in different ways as little people, but we've all encountered it and it's changed us. This is the first in a series of reflections about how our fear controls us and ways to meet it where it lives and hopefully, use the information it has to better our lives.

Dec 21, 2020

It's hard to fight off feelings of unworthiness under the best of circumstances but Christmas, the season of perfection, ups the ante. So let's examine where all this unworthiness comes from. Hint: It's not your fault.

Dec 10, 2020

I was as skeptical as most about "miracles" until something in my own life changed how I felt about the mysteries beyond my knowing.

Nov 16, 2020

Transitions are an ongoing part of life. This year we're in the middle of a presidential transfer of power and a pandemic.

Oct 22, 2020

All sacrifice should be honored. A story about partners, loyalty, and an unexpected companion in grief at the moment it mattered the most.

Oct 1, 2020

We live in cages of our own making with old habits and patterns that keep us trapped inside belief systems that no longer serve us.

Aug 9, 2020

Have you been going through cycles of shedding old ideas and jettisoning emotional baggage? Are you widowed or are you recovering from heartache? If so, are you becoming someone new in the process? I examine this idea in my own life after meeting a new friend.

Aug 1, 2020

So many things we hold dear are facing extinction during COVID and our prayers are not the only ones God hears.

Jul 23, 2020

With COVID 19 on the rise and 4 million ill it looks like American Kids will be  home-schooled AGAIN this fall. Here's what might be really good about that!

Jun 29, 2020

What I learned at 23 in my years along the Big Muddy about dancing, racism, and a life that's far from perfect.

May 20, 2020

Safe or not, out we come! But it's not quite the same. It's like Noah after the flood or me, when I had hepatitis in the 5th grade.


May 10, 2020

It's a special day, the day we remember those who gave us life. For those who have lost their mothers recently, the day is especially poignant.

May 4, 2020

The problem with all this isolation is that we are neurologically hard-wired for social connection, for touch, for communal support. Acknowledging that we're missing these essential social pieces lets us take the first step toward self compassion.

Apr 28, 2020

Long-term devotion has such a sweetness to it.


Apr 20, 2020

Waste not, want not! An inventive way of eating during the COVID-19 crisis

Apr 12, 2020

In a masked and cloistered time, what Easter miracles are looking for you?

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