Author Archives: Nancy Wait

About Nancy Wait

Nancy Wait is an artist a writer, a writing coach/editor, and author of the memoir "The Nancy Who Drew, The Memoir That Solved A Mystery." She is a former actress (stage, film and TV) in the UK under the name of Nancie Wait. She hosted the blog talk radio show "Art and Ascension," and more recently, "Inspirational Storytellers." Nancy is currently at work on Volume Two of her memoir.

Seeing Myself As A Soul

My story? It’s sad! There were some wins, but the losses outweighed them. Until the end. Except this is only the first book. The second book is about resolving it all. It’s the part where I become a painter and … Continue reading

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The X in Extra-Sensory

On Monday, July 14,2014 I will be a guest on The GR Healing Fountain, airing live at 5pm EDT; 10pm BST.  LINK  I hope you will join me! My theme is The X in Extra-Sensory. It’s not easy to define. Like the X-Files, or the … Continue reading

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A Melody In Everything

  There’s a melody in everything. And once you find the melody, then you connect immediately with the heart. Because sometimes English or Spanish, Swahili or any language gets in the way. But nothing penetrates the heart faster than the … Continue reading

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Magnify the Light

My short ebook, You’re Great – Now Magnify the Light!  is available on Amazon (and Kindle app) Free from Friday, June 27th through July 1st.  LINK Here’s how it came about. On the eve of 12/21/2012 – (remember how we were all … Continue reading

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Really Truly Treely

I have been out sketching again. After 18 months. I couldn’t believe it had been so long. But when I looked at the date of my last drawing in my little One Sketch A Day book, it said February 2013! … Continue reading

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Visual Poetry

Who doesn’t love flowers — especially in spring after a long winter. Where I live I see them in front gardens or window boxes, tree beds, the green-grocers or the park, bursting with life, reminding us of color and simple pleasures. … Continue reading

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Memoirs and Mysteries

I subtitled my memoir, The Nancy Who Drew, “The Memoir That Solved A Mystery,” because that’s exactly what happened. Through the writing and the telling of the stories and experiences I remembered and could explain, I recalled an event I … Continue reading

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Feeling Bare

Have you ever gone outside and wondered if you’d remembered to get dressed? This became a real concern one memorable summer day when I was immersed in painting the inner world. (Excerpt from a work-in-progress.) One Monday that summer when … Continue reading

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Revealing Nature of Portraiture

Excerpt from a work in progress (follow-up to 1st book which focused on earlier life as an actress). This new book is about becoming an artist and what that was all about. The writing of which I must say, is … Continue reading

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The Hot Seat

I was introduced to the hot seat back in London in the 70s when I joined a Gestalt therapy group in Chelsea. We sat on cushions on the floor and though our hot seat was simply another cushion, it was … Continue reading

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