“…even as I poo-pooed the idea of mourning the loss of physical connection to a place I had visited, the melancholy permeated my days. So, what to do to ensure a return?
I am not a flagrant rule breaker. Nor am I particularly spontaneous. But there is something about being on vacation that brings out the daring, something that paid off in leaps and bounds on our trip to Ireland. Continue reading Don’t Turn Down the Boatman
Personal power isn’t something we give up all at once. It is chipped away at, little by little, by circumstances and people and illness and a whole slew of other things until one day we realize what has happened. Or don’t — plenty of people never, ever realize they’ve given up their power at all. Continue reading Enter the Dragon….Again
“Your idea of alignment [with flow] has to do with stripping away, laying down, offering up to sacrifice…There is nothing you hold in light and love you are asked to give away… All that is yours and all that you discard are choices…Stand in the flow with an open heart, with an open sense of potential and awareness. There is not great stripping away, no great fire burning you to a cinder. A cinder is not what you were meant to be.” Continue reading Choosing Flow over Fear: On Faith and Decisions
“What would be different in our lives if we went from our frenzy of worry over change to believing that the change we desired had already occurred smoothly?” Continue reading The Respiration of the Universe : The Metaphysics of Spellcheck and LinkedIn
What I still find myself wondering–obsessing over really—is this: how did she make her peace with letting go of all of that in such a short amount of time? Would I have been able to do the same? Continue reading The Sorrow of Bees
I was so used to an attitude of scarcity that I couldn’t see the rich choices I had. India was what was available so I said yes, thinking it was my only option. I hadn’t even considered what else I could do. Or, what I really wanted to do. Continue reading F@#k Yeah!