The Morning Poem, An inspirational poem by Janie J, Author
May 05, 2022

The Morning Poem- An Inspirational Poem

The brightness of the Sun each day Leads us on our Path, our way. Do not hesitate to start Each day anew. For the goodness of God Will be brought to you!      
Read More
Your "Calling" is Not A Conference Call
April 28, 2022

Your "Calling" is Not A Conference Call

YESS!! I recently heard this statement from Emmanuel Acho (author of Uncomfortable Conversation with a Black Man) in an interview for Stephen Covey’s “On Leadership” podcast. It resonated with me and is a great lesson for everyone to embrace! We all have hopes, dreams, goals, and (hopefully, someday) a mission in life. Your mission is […]
Read More
April 21, 2022

Doorways to Learning

Books are doorways to learning. They open our minds. They expose our thought process to innovative ideas. They help us imagine another way of living and interpreting life. It’s important to nurture yourself in this manner so you’ll experience a fuller and more meaningful life. Here are seven questions to ask yourself to help you […]
Read More
Why Speaking Your Truth is so Important Janie
April 15, 2022

Why Speaking Your Truth is so Important?

Only then can you start living your best life!   Why would you even want to speak your truth? Your mind probably tells you things like others won’t like me, they won’t relate, or worse yet – they will ostracize me. As humans we have a natural desire to fit in. Think back to the […]
Read More
April 14, 2022

A New Perspective: Modeling Positivity

Most people learn from their parents, whether it is how to treat people, what to eat or their perspective on life. Even grandparents have a huge impact on children. They are also modeling positivity. I vividly remember my former father-in-law stated out loud, “No, we don’t do that.” He was not referring to whether is […]
Read More
December 28, 2021

How Do You Want to Be Remembered?

Think about how you want to be remembered after your last day on earth. How will others remember you? How do you want them to remember you? Were you too rushed to listen to them and their troubles? Did you ever make time to meet them for coffee after their job loss or last break-up? […]
Read More
December 21, 2021

Inspirational Poems - What Am I – Chopped Liver?

I have dreams But you refuse to listen. I have desires You decline to fulfill. I have opinions Yet you discount them. Maybe I am like chopped liver. It can be delicious. It can be divine. Yes, I AM like chopped liver. Uncommon, unique, and special. And only enjoyed by a few.     Get more […]
Read More
Dare to be 100 by Creating Order in Your Life
November 12, 2021

Dare to be 100 by Creating Order in Your Life

“Outer order brings inner calm.” ~ Gretchin Rubin Want to live a long, happy, and fulfilling life? Bring order into your life! That’s what author Walter M. Bortz II, MD, surprisingly proclaimed in his book, “Dare to Be 100.” I recently dug this 25-year-old book out of my “to read” pile. Curious to find out […]
Read More
Why Positivity is the Key to Living a Better LIfe
August 25, 2021

Why Positivity is the Key to Living a Better Life

As a self-proclaimed encourager of women, I often state that positivity is the key ingredient to living one’s best life. A positive attitude attracts more positive things to us. Some might call it the Law of Attraction or being on the same vibration. People ask my why this is, but I don’t think it matters […]
Read More
How to Start a Journaling Habit
July 23, 2021

How to Start a Journaling Habit

The best way to start a journaling habit is to add it to an already existing habit. Can it be that simple? Yes! Here's how. If you typically spend 20 minutes in the morning drinking coffee or tea, that is an ideal time to start journaling. If you watch the news on TV or scroll […]
Read More
  • “Janie has been an inspiration to me. Her no-nonsense, no-fluff approach to finding the most important ways to make the biggest impact on her own life has helped me grow in my life too.”
    Beth Bridges
    The Networking Motivator
  • “‘Live the Life You Have Imagined’ covered everything I needed to be reminded of as I continue life's journey in an easy, concise format that will allow me to go back to it over and over for direction and inspiration.”
    Pat Birkle
  • “Janie, You are my inspiration! I have enjoyed watching your life grow as you share your best life with others and I can hardly wait to read your next book.”
    Karen Bowser
  • “Janie's writing is engaging and entertaining from the start. She challenges you to reflect on daily choices and make/or remake future decisions.”
    Susan Zumwalt

Get in touch!

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.
© 2024, Janie J. & Golden Spiral Press. All rights reserved.