A part of me wants to believe that I’m above it all – a hopeful part. That somehow I don’t need the things my body tells me I do. Mostly because I think that they hold me back. Prevent me from becoming the person I… Read More
Remind yourself that when you die, your “in basket” won’t be empty. So many of us live our lives as if the secret purpose is to somehow get everything done. We stay up late, get up early, avoid having fun, and keep our loved one… Read More
Children are not a distraction from more important work; they are the most important work.
“Feel the fear and do it anyway.” I’ve never read the book but I’ve subscribed to the sentiment. This line has become something of a mantra for me in times of difficulty and struggle. It has helped me embrace my less desirable feelings and accept… Read More
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
I started feeding a cat recently. So it has been showing up at my door every morning and every night. Some days, I’ll open my door and she’ll just dash in, giving me a bit of a scare. At the beginning, I did so just… Read More
We argue for our limitations, and they become our limitations. Every night I tell myself that I am going to take time to write, and I never do. I’m just too damn tired. If only I were an ageless vampire that never had to sleep.… Read More