I’m Emily Shaffer and I am an actor. What this means is I am a hustler and a gypsy. I work 3 jobs and audition for television. As well as love the crap out of my husband and dog. When the stars align – I get to BE on television. Currently I’m working on writing […]
March 4, 2013 by Debra Hennesy
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I never thought I could learn so much about myself from a cactus! Upon a recent trip to Arizona, I learned something about the Saguaro cactus (the really tall ones that can have a bunch of “arms”, once they are 75 years old). They can shrink and expand, based on how much moisture they hold […]
This is MY body. It is beautiful regardless of it’s size. I needed to accept that. I needed to love me just the way I was and AM!