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Category: Reading to You

These posts have an audio file in which author Diane “Annie” Mathias reads this blog. This is perfect for those with visual impairments, classroom settings and for those who enjoy being read to.

The Shoe Tree: Banishing Writers’ Block and Reclaiming our Dreams

The Shoe Tree: Banishing Writers’ Block and Reclaiming our Dreams

I could not believe my eyes.  There it was, on the side of the road. I blinked and blinked again.  May I read you this story? Click below on the audio track.   Whaaaaaaa? Of course I had to pull over.   I thought I saw a tree with all kinds of hanging shoes spilling from old sun bleached branches.   Wavy heat rose up from the highway.  Is this a mirage? I was driving on old Route 66, through…

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The Story of the Drum

The Story of the Drum

When we allow our intuitive and creative hearts to respond, we begin to view our world in a different way.  Gifts may arrive to encourage us onwards.  This amazing gift arrived right at my front door… May I read you this story? Click here It started out to be a Monday afternoon like many others; a day when our ” team” would gather to do what we have been doing for months now.  We were three people with a common heart: using…

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