With a solid week of 2018 in the books, how are we doing? Are we still all guns blazing with intention? What about our creative and spiritual gifts? Are we adamantly designing the lives we claim to want, or is it a very real temptation Continue reading Intentionality As A Tool for Authentic Living
Part of the answer to the question, How Free Exactly Do You Want to Be? lies in how vulnerable and authentic we are willing to be when and if we show up. We must know that all of our life experiences can be useful and instructive, much in the same way the words of our ancestors are for us now. What we write and share has the potential to be the very salt for someone else’s stew of life. Regardless of how hard we think we’ve fought, we can hardly be done.
Just one day after the 2016 United States Presidential Election, I was more than Continue reading Won and Done?
The longer I live, the more I appreciate:
- A new sunrise;
- A rare moon;
- Blankets of fallen leaves bedazzled in red, gold, purple, yellow, and other nameless colors;
- Prolonged sleep on a rainy Saturday morning in Fall; and,
- Clarity in the creative process.
Right now, these simple and free gifts are giving me Continue reading Finding The Inspiration to Continue
Living’s heavy work. (Babbitt, Natalie. Tuck Everlasting. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1975.)
I learned yesterday of Author Natalie Babbitt’s death. Babbitt was 84. While she had written several books, Babbitt was most revered for her seminal work,Tuck Everlasting, which celebrated its 40th anniversary last year. Tuck Everlasting, though marketed to young readers, dealt with the subject of mortality, a topic many think it is best to reserve for mature audiences. Continue reading How To Live Forever
Throughout the month of November, I will share with you some close and undeniable truths that I believe will set us free for real. These posts will vary in length and will end with a question for your personal contemplation. Ultimately, the sum of this time will help you better answer the question of “How Free Exactly Do You Want to Be?” for yourself, and find steps you can take to help you get there.
I am allowing myself to be led and used by the Spirit, so Continue reading How Free Exactly Do You Want to Be?