Geralyn Wichers

"Life is a great adventure, or nothing"

Can an ordinary person be a hero?  Can everyday life be a grand adventure?

Two years ago, someone told me it was possible to make a living as an independent writer.  I started with nothing but an overactive imagination and a handful of success principles. I have yet to achieve my goal.  Yet I have found that the chase is fulfillment in itself. I look back and see my progress as a person and a writer, and I’m astounded.  It all began when someone told me I could.

My goal with this blog is to share my misadventures, my foibles, and the lessons I’m learning in the hope that you will see that you can. Life is not only lived on the evenings and weekends.  Every day might not be fun, but when spent in pursuit of a dream, they are meaningful, and certainly not boring.

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Geralyn Wichers writes from Manitoba, Canada where she works in pharmaceutical manufacturing.  Her resume includes such exploits as being paid to kill mosquitos, driving a car named Strawberry, and playing Pharaoh in a stage production of Moses, Prince of Egypt.  She is the author of We are the Living, an apocalyptic love story.

 

8 thoughts on “About

  1. I nominated you for the Sunshine Award!

    If you choose to accept, go to my awards page and find out the details:
    http://schizoincognito.com/awards/

    Love your blog!

    1. Thanks! I promise to cooperate as soon as I have proper wifi and I don’t have to do it by phone.

      1. I just got new wifi and it is wonderful. My old connection was so slow.

        See you!

  2. Joe says:

    I have nominated you for a Liebster Award. I hope this is okay. Here is the link that tells you what to do:

    http://steppingoutwithanagoraphobic.wordpress.com/2014/02/18/rock-liebster/

    1. Thanks! At this time I’ll be declining to nominate others, but I appreciate the shoutout.

  3. Krishna Dev says:

    Namaste Geralyn,
    It is not the ‘goal’ that matters but ‘striving to reach the goal’, the journey and what attitude you carry determines the happiness. This is what the great philosopher Swami Chinmayanda had put up in his words to describe the goal and reading your thoughts gave me immense joy.
    It is indeed the positive outlook/attitude toward life makes it beautiful in a whole new way. 🙂

    1. Thank you for your kind words!

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