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


Lost in the Forest

A flash of tan dissolves into dark earth my dog friend gone, led astray by his nose seeking the scent of a rabbit. I call and call my fear bouncing off ponderosa trunks their sweet vanilla suddenly grown sour. “Lester, Lester come back!” But the forest stays silent—...

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The Inner Garden

I plant the seeds carefully using rich soil and compost— tomatoes, beets, radishes, tatsoi, arugula, cucumber and patty pan squash. Then I wait. Soon the tiny seedlings appear. They push up through the soil, a miracle of fragile green! Every morning I go out, check...

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The True Home

The True Home

  You dreamed of houses: A hacienda surrounded by a verdant ranch, An airy sanctuary perched on a hill, A wooden shack floating away in a river. In the dreams the house was your life. All activity centered around it— you mended stucco, planted lilacs, repaired a...

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

—Rudy Anderson

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

—Jamie Pitts

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

—Stephanie Comi


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