Currently

Currently

I do this meme from time to time and I thought it might be fun to revisit it again. This is what is happening in my world, right now: What I Am Listening To: Right now, I am listening to podcasts. I thoroughly enjoyed Krista Tippett’s question and answer...
A Few Friday Faves

A Few Friday Faves

I am a voracious reader and every week I come across either a book, online piece or website I want to share with others. I’ve decided to curate these gems and highlight them on Friday. I hope you find these faves as insightful as I do. Do you want longevity secrets?...
On the Edge of the Unknown

On the Edge of the Unknown

We cannot be in the present moment and run our story lines at the same time. Experiment with this for yourself, and watch how it changes you. Impermanence becomes vivid in the present moment; so do compassion and wonder and courage. And so does fear. In fact, anyone...
Everyday Delights – March Edition

Everyday Delights – March Edition

Every month I chronicle those ordinary delights that give me comfort or offer a place of reflection or joy. Here are my everyday delights for March: 1. March Madness – When March Madness starts, I enjoy filling out my bracket and picking the “winner”...
A Few Friday Faves

A Few Friday Faves

I am a voracious reader and every week I come across either a book, online piece or website I want to share with others. I’ve decided to curate these gems and highlight them on Friday. I hope you find these faves as insightful as I do. In need of some cheer and...
We Never See the World Exactly as It Is

We Never See the World Exactly as It Is

You know, we never see the world exactly as it is. We see it as we hope it will be or we fear it might be. And we spend our lives going through a sort of modified stages of grief about that realization. And we deny it, and then we argue with it, and we despair over...
Grief Then, Grief Now

Grief Then, Grief Now

I walk across the pavement, while I watch the green hummingbird flitting its wings, moving in no discernible rhythm. The second it lands in one place, it seeks refuge elsewhere. My eyes fail to follow the hummingbird’s trek across the desert. Instead I keep...
A Few Friday Faves

A Few Friday Faves

I am a voracious reader and every week I come across either a book, online piece or website I want to share with others. I’ve decided to curate these gems and highlight them on Friday. I hope you find these faves as insightful as I do. What do you like to read? Your...
Returning to Life

Returning to Life

When I am feeling dreary, annoyed, and generally unimpressed by life, I imagine what it would be like to come back to this world for just a day after having been dead. I imagine how sentimental I would feel about the very things I once found stupid, hateful, or...