On January 1, 2020, I crashed. Well, “crashed” is a rather dramatic word. I laid down. I rested. I surrendered. Many of us had a terrifically emotional holiday season. For me, it started the day after Thanksgiving. Grief came in with the Christmas carols and set up a cot in my heart. With each “Herald […]
How to do we cope when life tosses a balloon full of oil-based paint into the cogs of our daily groove.
When we let go of being perfect, we can become authentic.
Faith is an exercise in trust.
“In the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make” The Beatles “You get what you give” The New Radicals “Sowing the seeds of love” Tears for Fears If you plant corn, you expect to harvest corn. If you plant potatoes, You expect potatoes. It’s basic. You reap what you sow. […]
It is only by tearing down the false perceptions that we can start again.
Love is a verb, and we need to exercise it. But we can’t if our walls are up.
Selfishness promotes self-pity, blame, victimization. It equally encourages arrogance, pride, jealousy.
Cultivating self-awareness requires little but attention and willingness.
When I find that I’m stuck suffering over my suffering, I will ask if I’m being selfish, or isolating or holding on.