Today, I felt compelled to post this poem by Max Ehrmann (1872-1945) because I always come back to it when I am struggling with understanding life as a whole. I’ve put the parts that really speak to me in bold. Enjoy! Visit Desiderata (Latin: desired things) for more info on the poem itself. Go placidly amid … More Desiderata

Life Happens

Last Thursday, I had to see and hire an attorney for a legal issue I’m facing. I fully expected this to be an awful experience. I expected to feel a lot of shame and sadness for this issue. I mean, it is an attorney we’re dealing with. Usually, we seek the counsel of attorneys for … More Life Happens

Spiritual Awakening Sunday – “Self-Fulfilling Prophecy”

Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right. -Henry Ford “We ask ourselves why we’re so down on ourselves. We remember that regardless of how others treat us, we are children of our Higher Power. Our Higher Power believes in us. Our Higher Power put us here to accomplish something. … More Spiritual Awakening Sunday – “Self-Fulfilling Prophecy”

Spiritual Awakening Sunday – “Stand up to your fear of abandonment”

It’s a Melody Beattie kind of day… “Many of us have a fear of abandonment. Some of us let it rule our lives. We’ll do anything just so that person doesn’t walk out and leave us alone… [Begin again with a new thought]: “If you don’t want to be my friend, or my lover, or … More Spiritual Awakening Sunday – “Stand up to your fear of abandonment”