Cloaked In Kindness

They say it’s not over until it’s over. For the first time in years, you had the worst two weeks of your career. There you were, priding yourself on your ability to roll through change as it happens – after all, your life has been full of it. So much so, that you’d adapted to …

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Ponderings from the Pandemic: Friendships that Fuel

  I swear, every single time I plan to write a blog post, my mind goes blank! It’s as if I am being reminded that I can only handle one creative endeavor at a time! Since we are well on the way to writing our second book in the series (which by the way, will …

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This Week is My Life

I got a text the other day from my friend, TF, who said – “make sure I’m in charge of your birthday video next year.” “What?” I asked, surprised. “What video?” “You know, the videos you make on birthdays that have all your accomplishments? I’m making that video for you next year.” “Well,” I said, …

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In This Life…

August just came and went, and September is off to many unexpected blessings. My two books, Eight Goodbyes and In This Life, won some awards! Something I had never, ever dreamed of! Eight Goodbyes was a Finalist in the International Book Awards. My agent made sure I knew that there was only one winner, which …

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But You Really Didn’t

Before I hit PUBLISH on this blog post, I thought long and hard about it. I stepped away for two weeks, ran things over and over in my head, imagined the potential outcome and blowback, and decided against it for a while. But it stayed in my mind, making me walk away from social media …

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Where Do We Go from Here?

If you follow my original blog posts at christinebrae.com, I don’t know if this is good news or bad news. Although this is the very first post for this brand new website, it’s from the same person, the very same me. In the six or so years I’d written in my blog, you’ve watched me …

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