When I brought up the word ponder last week there were some for whom this was a new word. Pondering is reflecting on something. You could use words like consider, meditate, ruminate etc., but they miss the mark a bit. Pondering takes thinking about something to another level. Pondering is where the head and heart meet.Read More
I am sitting here looking for inspiration for this week’s noticing after a weekend with two mass shootings. There are many more eloquent than me writing amazing things about change, hope, pain, injustice and love. All I’m wondering about is you. How are you? What does the reality of violence, unpredictability, deep love and kindness do to you?
This is a time to stop and ponder.Read More
Trying something new with the blog this week. Why do we get our best ideas in the shower? One of the things that I’ve heard lately is that it’s because our brain goes on auto-pilot because it knows exactly what to do.Read More
Recently I have had experiences that surround the notion of the stranger in our lives. Strangers teach us a lot about ourselves and our inner journey.
Ask yourself –
Do you have time for a stranger? Are you willing to release your schedule for a chance encounter?
This is it. This is a phrase that can quietly creep into our lives.
This is it. I’m stuck with this job position so I had better make the best of it.
This is it. God can be defined in this particular way.Read More
Ever have one of those days where you just feel out of sorts? There is nothing happening in your life to cause it, yet you feel like that commercial where the little blue cloud is following you everywhere? If that has been happening lately, you are not alone.Read More