Dear Reader, You may not know it but I share a lot about my sister’s new physical therapy journey on my personal Facebook page. I share less here because most documentation consists of videos and this is a place for reading. However, I was busy getting this horse collection together this month and came across […]

Art, mothers, and mental health

The Story Behind the Art Each month, Really Leah’s Coasters & More line will feature 2 new styles.  On special holidays, not just the ones people make up while sitting on the pot, (or smoking pot), there will be a bonus image. This is how the will work from now on or until I […]


Octavia E. Butler, a Black woman, best known for being “the first” science-fiction writer to receive a MacArthur Fellowship wrote an incredible quote about friendship. It reads: “Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into […]


Many people secretly feel like they are not enough. Maybe you are one of them.

The job you have does not pay all the bills, and the life you live has no thrills for the reels on social media. Maybe life is not all you had hoped for, but you need to know that your story is incomplete.


I took this photograph of the Sovereign Building last year and set it on sandstone to create a one-of-a-kind coaster. The Sovereign Building, historically known as the Marion Hotel, sits at 108 N Magnolia Avenue in Ocala, Florida.  The hotel has a rich history in the community. According to records obtained from the City of Ocala, the […]