52 PickUp – A Year of Creative Accountability

  Make 2017 YOUR year to Get motivated Stay on track Stay inspired Stay focused Stay accountable to your dreams  Join Lesley Riley for a year of accountability, inspiration & motivation delivered weekly to your inbox. Due to popular demand, 52 PickUp is back again A year of creative support beginning Thursday, January 5th, 2017, […]

Sale on 52 PickUp: A Year of Inspiration & Motivation

Just in time for holiday gift-giving! My gift to you – a last-minute sale on 52 Pick Up. Now $5 off, less than $1/week for a full year of inspiration & motivation. Gift yourself or a deserving friend or art buddy. It is truly the gift that keeps on giving. Make 2014 YOUR year to: […]

It’s Time for a Little Word Play

  Lately, I’ve been getting a lot done….and it worries me. Am I forgetting something? Am I working longer hours than usual? Wait, scrap that. I just remembered a quote someone sent me this week, something Noel Coward said: “My work is more fun than fun.”   There should be a word for fun work. […]

Don’t Write it Down, DO IT!

Rather than do a blog post on my goals for the year, I’m putting them into action one by one. You know I’m all about taking action. #1 my Call for Art for my next book (yesterday) #2 more blogging and using video = blogging! (today) Two goals met and it’s only the 2nd day […]

It’s 2013. Do You Need a Do-Over?

You may have a fresh start any moment you choose. Mary Pickford Do you remember do-overs? They were really popular at my school. Everybody wanted one. “I wasn’t ready. Can I have a do-over?” “She laughed at me. Can I have a do-over?” “I coughed. Can I have a do-over?” Most of the time the answer was […]

Why You’re Not There Yet

The end is near for the year and you may have started thinking about the the g-word…GOALS, aka New Years resolutions. No, this is not another goal-setting post. Stick with me for some important advice. Your good intentions usually last about a week, 10 days if you’re lucky, a month if you’re really dedicated, right? (Be […]