When you live, as Beth and I do, with 7 dogs (down from a high of 9), and a barn full of horses, miniature horses, donkeys, goats and llamas (many of them belong to us, some are boarders), you know it’s possible that the circle of life can show up at any time, with little or no notice or warning. Continue reading Down memory lane… and the kindness shown by others…as we’ve said goodbye, over and over
As a result of having a wonderful conversation with my dear friend Brian Relph, some insights and information floated in to challenge me to enjoy my life, the fruits of my labor… getting to the juiciness of life. Continue reading Balance and the Juiciness of Life
One of my goals each day, is to walk gently, to avoid conflict if at all possible, to never look for trouble and to never throw the 1st punch.
But when backed into a corner, or when the situation requires a stronger, less peaceful response, I do have everything and anything I could possibly need to respond in a way that leaves no room for misunderstanding my position. (See, even there, I’m being gentle). Continue reading The expectations of others… and driving my own bus.
Answered Prayers: Love Letters from the Divine by Julia Cameron is one of my very favorite books. As the title implies, it is suggested that the reader approach each of the segments as a personal letter to them from God. … Continue reading Audio Blog: Recorded Segments from Answered Prayers by Julia Cameron.
Since then I’ve been mentally looking back, to that friendship and several others… replaying the highlight reels, remembering the kindnesses shown, the conversations that took place. Some of them just pure fun, some of them that served to shift my view of the world perhaps, or at least my view of myself, at a time where my world had dramatically changed, and my self-concept needed a bit of objective feedback to become a bit more accurate and reality based. Continue reading Many wise and wonderful women who touched my life and who I’m proud to call friends…(and one I’m happy to call Mrs.)
How powerful is that? To realize that every player in my life is delivered to me important information and wonderful teachings. To know that if I recognize them as such will help me live as the best, true to my purpose self I can be. Continue reading From the Archives 12/5/2010… And so we begin
So just as I’m reminded of some truths that were revealed about me and about my life, it is my hope that something in these words that I share, will support what you are doing, will provide a little light for your journey. Continue reading A Mexican Moment of Clarity 2009