Embracing: I Have a Life that is Good

We can always list the bad that's going on...in the world...in our lives. It's a quick easy inventory. Of all the things we don't want. Of all the things we worry about and want to be different. It festers and lingers. The thoughts. The resistance. Ruminating in my own worries the other morning. I found …

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3 Reasons to Do It Anyway

Ambivalence.  Hesitation.  Fear. I don't want to do it.  I don't want to take the risk.  It's not worth it.  It's just going to happen this way anyway.  Why bother.  It's a silly program.  I can't believe what they're asking us to do.  I don't believe it.  It's not going to work out that way. …

In the Hallway

Hallways. They've always carried tremendous symbolism for me.  Perhaps from my own journey, but also for the creative process.  Hallways are transitions.  The pictures, with open or closed doors, seemingly symbolic of the different choices in our lives, our outlook on our futures.  You've got to travel through the hallway to get from one place …

Surrendering to the Moment

Surrendering to the moment.  It goes against everything you'd think surrendering means. Recall the first time you learned to float.  The water against your skin, cool, exciting.  As you lay back, you feel the excitement.  The anticipation. "Will I sink?"  The fearful thoughts rise to the surface, almost as if to hold you down, keep …