If you long for a moment of respite from the pressures of the world, you may find solace on this island in cyberspace.

With a background as a professional travel writer, I now write about the inner journey, the daily trek to that place within each of us that is full of love.

I offer you a free taste of that journey in The Inner Adventure Gift, an ebook of inspiring poems, quotes and images. Please sign up below; I will honor your privacy.

Lesley’s Adventure


When I was in my early twenties, I lost everything important to me. Three of my closest loved ones died suddenly in accidents, my mother bottomed out on depression, and my fiancé betrayed our trust. I had no money in the bank and had not eaten in days because of an illness. On a snowy winter night, I wanted nothing but to die. For the first time in my life, I called out to the Divine for help. I didn’t believe in any power but my own, but I called anyway.

Transported into a New Life


Be Foolish

Read a poem to an audience while your voice and hands shake with fear. Give that coin to the homeless man who will likely buy drugs. Tell your friend you love her even as the air shimmers with awkwardness. Let the wind blow your hair into a rat’s nest, the sun burn...

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Happy New Year, Thank you for subscribing to The Inner Adventure. As an appreciation for tuning in, I'm offering my brand new audiobook to the first 25 subscribers who respond to this message. If you're interested, simply REPLY to this email, and I will send you the...

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Life of a Snowflake

Snowflake, glistening in the sun you swirl up, down and around your fellow flakes playing in the rays that will soon kill you with their warmth and brightness. And yet you dance, float above the gravel, flip and turn glint like a spark set on the wind. You spare...

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Lesley’s posts extend my contemplations to richer and deeper levels. 

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Lesley’s writing disarms the mind in order for soul to drink deeply. 

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All Is Love is just as inspiring as the book before it! What a gift to spiritual seekers everywhere.

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