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. Looking to tinker with your...
On Contradictory Truths

On Contradictory Truths

“One of the most valuable lessons of my life has been to understand that one truth does not cross out another, contradictory truth. We have the capacity to hold opposing truths in one hand.” Cheryl...
To Listen Generously

To Listen Generously

“Generous listening is powered by curiosity, a virtue we can invite and nurture in ourselves to render it instinctive. It involves a kind of vulnerability—a willingness to be surprised, to let go of assumptions and take in ambiguity. The listener wants to understand...
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. There is truth to the statement...
Everything Is Waiting For You

Everything Is Waiting For You

Your great mistake is to act the drama as if you were alone. As if life were a progressive and cunning crime with no witness to the tiny hidden transgressions. To feel abandoned is to deny the intimacy of your surroundings. Surely, even you, at times, have felt the...
On the Bookshelf

On the Bookshelf

There are several books sitting on my shelves that beg for my attention. This year, I vowed to be more consistent with my reading – I haven’t reached my goal, but I’ve made it a priority to read whenever I have a free moment. Here is what I am...
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 need to declutter your...
On Awareness

On Awareness

By keeping a diary of what made me happy I had discovered that happiness came when I was most widely aware. So I had finally come to the conclusion that my task was to become more and more aware, more and more understanding with an understanding that was not at all...
On Beauty

On Beauty

“Where beauty is, I think, is — beauty isn’t all about just nice loveliness, like. Beauty is about more rounded, substantial becoming. And I think, when we cross a new threshold, that if we cross worthily, what we do is we heal the patterns of repetition that...
Eight Years

Eight Years

Today marks eight years since I’ve written in this space. When I began writing here, much of my life carried the texture of transition. In 2009, I lost my father, we moved from Texas to Arizona, my mother moved in with us and I stopped practicing law. I needed a...