Tag Archives: looking up

When All Balls Drop Spotted Down Under – Where Are You Reading It

G'day mates! Since its release just four months ago, When All Balls Drop has been spotted in: NYC, Russia, Fort Lauderdale, Beantown, Wisconsin, Kauai, Rome, Tuscany, with our fury friends, on the go, amongst the Fall colors, Canada, and now Down Under. Earlier this year, while I was still editing When All Balls Drop, I had the ability to visit the…
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When All Balls Drop Spotted in Canada – Where Are You Reading It?

When When All Balls Drop released this fall, I never expected it to travel as far as it has and so quickly. Over the past four months, When All Balls Drop has been spotted in: NYC, Russia, Fort Lauderdale, Beantown, Wisconsin, Kauai, Rome, Tuscany, with our fury friends, on the go, amongst the Fall colors, and now in Canada. Check…
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Just Read Review – What Is Your Destiny?

Last summer, I reached out to author, speaker, and life coach, Wendi Blum as I returned to South Florida. We had been in similar circles in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, but never had met in person. With distinct stories, yet very like mindsets when it comes to life change and the power of thought, she…
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Poughkeepsie Journal Injured Locally, Author Discusses Reclaiming Life

Five years ago, Siefkas was hit by a tree limb on Main St. in Poughkeepsie that left her with multiple fractures on her face and head and most severely, a broken neck. “When All Balls Drop: The Upside of Losing Everything” is an inspirational memoir Siefkas wrote in the wake of losing her health, marriage,…
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When All Balls Drop Spotted Lounging Around – Where Are You Reading It?

In the last three months, When All Balls Drop has been spotted in NYC, Russia, Tuscany, Florida, Wisconsin, Boston, and Hawaii. Check out where these readers are lounging around with When All Balls Drop. Starting from the upper left corner and going clockwise: 1) When All Balls Drop spotted bedside outside of Holmen, Wisconsin 2)…
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Look Up Day – I’m Thankful For

  On this Look Up Day, which happens to also be Thanksgiving, I wanted to share with you a piece of my powerful story that I wrote about in When All Balls Drop. In the vignette below, "I'm Thankful For..." I describe how special Thanksgiving of 2009 was at my mom's home in Massachusetts. Only two…
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Calling the Cops on My Birthday

Yes, it's quite an unusual title for a post. However, it is one of my favorite vignettes from my memoir, When All Balls Drop. Five years ago on my birthday, I was in New York's Hudson River Valley recovering from a broken neck caused by a freak tree accident earlier that fall. It was a…
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How Can There Be an Upside of Losing Everything

I address this question in my inspirational memoir, When All Balls Drop, as well as at many of my book signings and events. Recently, I wrote a quick post on Medium explaining my answer to the question. How can there be an upside of losing everything? To explain, let me share with you a little…
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