If you obey

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. KATHERINE HEPBURN [Read more…]

Oh, you got to have friends

Oh, you got to have friends the feeling’s oh so strong. You got to have friends to make the day last long. BETTE MIDLER [Read more…]


Suppose… the body is a God in its own right, a teacher, a mentor, a certified guide? Are we strong enough to refute the party line and listen deep, listen true to our body as a powerful and holy being? CLARISSA PINKOLA ESTES, PH.D. [Read more…]

I realize

I realize that as much energy as I want is available—only my mind limits me. My mind is my personal “auto brake mechanism.” I take the brake off—and the “impossible” is easy once again. If I tell myself that I’ll do something, I accomplish it with ease. Only our minds limit us. Revelation. AURORA WINTER [Read more…]

Infinite patience

Infinite patience produces immediate results. A COURSE IN MIRACLES [Read more…]

Armed with experience

Armed with experience with stormy weather, I stride purposefully out into the day. Mixed sun and rain is forecast, and I know I can handle it, come what may, I’ve purchased an umbrella! Sometimes, I step into a puddle that turns out to be a surprisingly deep pothole, and I stumble and get wet and [Read More…]

You have only one person

You have only one person to forgive in your journey and that is yourself. You are the judge. You are the jury. And you are the prisoner. PAUL FERRINI [Read more…]

The agonies

The agonies, the mad midnight moments, must, in the course of nature, die away. Just this apathy, this dead flatness?… Does grief finally subside into boredom tinged by faint nausea? But what will follow? C. S. LEWIS [Read more…]

This widow

This widow business is getting boring. There’s no longer the life-threatening, overwhelming surge of dramatic emotions. I miss him, and I’m a bit I’ll admit, but I’m not so furious anymore. annoyed with him, AURORA WINTER [Read more…]

Risk! Risk

Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth. KATHERINE MANSFIELD [Read more…]