I can’t even count the amount of times an older person has told me, “You’ve got your whole life ahead of you.” Upon hearing these words intended to provide comforting advice, one can’t help but feel the older person is latently implying that they do not; that they are actually saying, “I’m old now, but… Read More Your Whole Life is Ahead of You
There has never been a poet able to heal with words, nor accurately express with phrases, the pain of missing a lost loved one. I am always saddened by the death of a good person. It is from this sadness that a feeling of gratitude emerges. I feel honored to have known them and blessed that their… Read More The Pain of Missing a Lost Loved One
When I was a kid, and my brother and I would argue at the dinner table about who got more peas or less meat, etc., my mom would say, “Keep you’re your eyes on your own plate and enjoy your meal.” I have found this wisdom useful in my life. This doesn’t mean you shouldn’t… Read More Keep your eyes on your own plate.
I believe in unconditional love… I believe in dangerous unselfishness… I believe in daring to achieve… I believe in making mistakes… I believe in helping others… I believe in moving on… I believe in passionate romance… I believe in living the fullness of this human experience… I believe in ME… I want to live my… Read More I believe
Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving; we get stronger and more resilient. – Steve Maraboli
How would your life be different if you learned to let go of things that have already let go of you? Your life is a blend of the ingredients you add to it. Whether you feel energetic or drained, nourished or poisoned, free or burdened, enthusiastic or indifferent; your subjective experience of life is a… Read More Life’s Ingredients
September 11… I will never forget feeling scared and vulnerable… I will never forget feeling the deep sad loss of so many lives… I will never forget the smell of the smoke that reached across the water and delivered a deep feeling of doom into my gut… I will never forget feeling the boosted… Read More I Will Never Forget