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Monthly Archives: October 2015
30 October 2015 Silence can become contagious. Simon and Garfunkel spoke to this lyrically in their classic song ‘The Sound of Silence’— …The words of the prophets are written on the bathroom walls and tenement halls… But the power … Continue reading
27 October 2015 The dark does not destroy the light; it defines it. It’s our fear of the dark that casts our joy into the shadows. ~Brene Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection This morning I lay in bed waking … Continue reading
23 October 2015 “Without giving up hope—that there’s somewhere better to be, that there’s someone better to be—we will never relax with where we are or who we are. ~Pema Chodron, When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times … Continue reading
20 October 2015 “When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?” “What’s for breakfast?” said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?” “I say, I wonder what’s going to … Continue reading
16 October 2015 When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy. ~Rumi From early on, my parents raised me to think of other people and put them first. To be practical and sensible … Continue reading
13 October 2015 Every decision you make is not a decision about what to do, it is a decision about who you are. — Neal Donald Walsch I believe there is an instinctive urge within us to create, and be, … Continue reading