When I was young, I knew that my dad wanted me to be an artist, just like his grandmother, whom he adored. I loved art, but first I loved to dance. At sixteen I started a dance school and spent the next 14 years teaching dance.
Later, with three kids in tow, at the age of twenty-eight, I went off to college and graduated with a masters degree in choreography from UCLA.
After graduation, instead of returning to the dance world, I decided to learn more about business. I worked at a variety of jobs mostly chosen so I could find out more about myself and how the world works.
Sometimes I took a job to make enough money to support myself and my three children.
Eventually, I ended up working for 20 years within large financial firms as a Certified Financial Planner.
Although I enjoyed the work, I became more and more driven by my desire to do the next thing I wanted to do in life — write, and in the process, shift lives.
So I did.
Whether it is in a non-fiction or fiction book, I write with the intention of shifting our perceptions of possibilities.
Besides books, since 1999, every two weeks, I have written perception shifting Ezines. I also have two free email series dedicated to perception shifting, The Daily Nudge, and The Truth 4 Today which perhaps fulfills my dad’s dream of me being an artist. In this series, I combine words and art.
I write stories. I shift stories.
I hope the stories I write help shift the stories that people choose to live. I am also a coach, on what else, how to shift. To add to the mix, I have a podcast called Shift The Story.
As a child, I tried to tell everyone about the power of perception shifting. I learned that telling people things doesn’t work, but perhaps showing alternatives does. That is what I hope to achieve in life, whether it is writing, coaching, or living my life.
I learned life the hard way. Sometimes things worked, sometimes they didn’t, but everything taught me. I have been married, divorced, married and divorced, until I finally got marriage right. I am a mother, grandmother, and step-mother.
When not working, I am reading, or perhaps working in the garden in Northeast Ohio with my husband, Delbert Piper Sr.
All my books can be found on Amazon, or directly from me at speaking gigs.
NEW NON FICTION BOOK COMING – Mid June 2017
The Shift Series:
Living in Grace: The Shift to Spiritual Perception
The Daily Shift: It’s Not What You Think. It’s Better Than That
The Four Essential Questions: Choosing Spiritually Healthy Habits
The 28 Day Shift To Wealth: A Daily Prosperity Plan
The Intent Course: 28 Days To Discovering and Living Your Life’s Intent
Love’s Silent Sweet Secret: An Adult Fable About Love
Golden Chains And Silver Cords: An Adult Fable About Letting Go
A Woman’s ABC’s of Life: Lessons in Love, Life, and Career from Those Who Learned The Hard Way
I would love to hear from you! beca (at) becalewis (dot) com