“When I dare to be powerful – to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.” Audre Lorde This is one of my very favorite quotes. Just reading it empowers me. If it resonates with you, may it serve you well as […]
Have you ever contemplated your particular journey to success? Is it a linear path or an intuitive step-by-step process? Are you a long-term strategist or are you a peripatetic short-term builder? Is stopping a part of your journey or a major distraction? Consider this: “The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking places.” […]
Thank you, God, for the heart and soul of Clarissa Pinkola Estes. I so love how she expresses herself and reminds us to be our best selves, our highest selves, our soul selves. Like me, you might be familiar with the words below (which have been expanded), but they are excellent medicine for this upside-down […]
Experiment from Rob Brezsny: “Weed out the wishy-washy wishes and lukewarm longings that keep you distracted from your burning desires.” You know that wishy-washy, kind of, sort of, maybe, half-hearted state of being. When we equivocate, a part of us might be unsure, doesn’t want to make the change or is resistant (aka fearful) on […]
“You are goodness and mercy and compassion and understanding. You are peace and joy and light. You are forgiveness and patience, strength and courage, a helper in time of need, a comforter in time of sorrow, a healer in time of injury, a teacher in times of confusion. You are the deepest wisdom and the […]
“I believe in aristocracy. . . Not an aristocracy of power, based upon rank and influence, but an aristocracy of the sensitive, the considerate and the plucky. Its members are to be found in all nations and classes, and all through the ages, and there is a secret understanding between them when they meet. They […]
“We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.” Carlos Casteneda What do you choose today?
Be a lamp or a lifeboat or a ladder. Help someone’s soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd. Rumi