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Tanya Feke

The Smooth Path to a Writing Career

Image: © gearstd (Fotolia.com) The Quick and Easy Path to a Writing Career It’s time to reveal the secret that successful writers have known for years. From the first word on the page to six-figure publishing deals with the…

Yoga or Twerking in the Park, You Decide

Image: Bench at Bryant Park, New York City, 2017 (Photo by Tanya Feke) Welcome to Live-It-Uary, a place to celebrate life while we live it. Live-It-Uary honors people who show kindness, people who create and inspire, people who…

What It Means to Be Family

Image: Castello di Montebello, Bellinzona, Switzerland, © Boris Stroujko (Fotolia.com) Putting Family First One Christmas in high school I bought my boyfriend at the time two small gifts. The problem? I had purchased only one gift for each of my family members…

It’s Okay to Be All by Myself

Image: Renee Zellweger in Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001), Miramax.com My August 2017 Resolution Stats (See my original resolutions, January, February, March, April, May, June, and July stats here) Averaged 210+ minutes of exercise per week (v. good, above goal) 2…

Time to Stop the Intolerance and Hate

Image: © benjaminec (Fotolia.com) Intolerance in America We are as much in a civil war now as we were when the North and South fought brother against brother in 1860’s Gettysberg. Only now it is not only about race and…