About Me

This Is My Story

My name is Belinda Smith.

I live in Nashville, Tennessee. (Love my town.)

I am not related to Belinda Carlisle. Yes, I’ve been asked. A lot.

I banned Nutella from my home. I’ve had it twice, and I like it too much.

I have a pug named Bernice, a corgi mix named Millie, and two new rescues named Jack and Webster.

The more humid the weather, the bigger my hair.

I’m a songwriter.

I have never visited Philadelphia and seen the sun at the same time.

I’d pick the ocean.

I was the homecoming queen. (lol!!!!)

I have the best friends.

I’m a certified BARE coach.

I have the best clients.

Spy novels are my favorite.

I lose my keys every day.

I’m an advocate for the disabled.

I lose my phone every day.

My favorite TV show is “Designated Survivor.”

I grew up in the State of West Virginia.

I was baptized in the Ohio River.

I took piano lessons for 13 years.

When I try to meditate I fall asleep.

I have a physical disability.

My Grandpa was a preacher.

Awkward humor is my favorite.

I went to Italy alone. On purpose.

Morning people are a mystery to me.

My favorite radio station is NPR.

I have loved.

I’m an introvert.

I cry when I’m mad.

I don’t get mad very often.

I accidentally subscribed to Golf Digest once. I don’t play golf.

My personal soundtrack song is, “Walking on Sunshine,” by Katrina & the Waves. (Sing along!)

Recent Blog Posts

The Biggest Lie About Money

The Biggest Lie About Money

I had a STRIKING realization not too long ago. If you follow music at all, you likely know there are a lot of polarized emotions regarding streaming services and songwriter royalties. Personally, I fall somewhere in the middle. I love the option of streaming, but I...

…my first impression of you

…my first impression of you

I stand in the line every two years. In the State of Tennessee, if you have a ‘disabled parking placard’ for your car, you have to show up in person to have it renewed. I never got one until my orthopedic doctor here said, “Why don’t you have one? Don’t you get soaked...

…what if your freak flag is a total non-freak flag?

…what if your freak flag is a total non-freak flag?

Let's talk about owning our story this week.   When it comes to trying on your real- life story, I suggest these 3 things:   1. Be honest to a fault. There is no wrong way to tell your truth. 2. Remember your story isn't 'you.' Your story is a piece of your...

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