HOME

Do you ever wonder about the word Home? Are there some places you feel more at home than others?  Recently I left a five month sojourn in Mexico to return to Canada where I'm struggling to adjust to my "home and nativie land." which does not feel so homey anymore. It started at athe airport, where I was charged an entry fee for inspection of my cat - but no inspection ensued, only the fee. 

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SPRING!

Spring is the season of hope. Lime green grass, chartreuse tree buds, and flowers bursting out with fresh and glistening petals. Brilliant sunlight. Those muddy winter scales covering my eyes have fallen off and I see nature’s beauty everywhere. Do you remember what it was like when you were a child and spring would arrive?

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About Me.

I've been writing and giving seminars since childhood. At six I had my younger brother perform plays I'd written, bribing him with candy and favors, then I'd critique his performance. Later my style became gentler, more compassionate. Being a survivor of the school of  hard knocks, I wanted to encourage others, so taught English and Drama to high school kids at risk. In the late '80's I started my own company, Angela Jackson Seminars, giving workshops on conflict, stress, and communication skills. I'd developed amazingly effective tools to deal with anger and wanted everyone to have them, so I wrote a book, Celebrating Anger, which became a Canadian Best Seller.

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