It’s been hard to convince myself that learning my process is enough — but maybe it is…
You are living a story. You can write one.
I knew I both was and was not my age
Where I’m from, there is no “good enough”. You’re either great, bordering on perfection or you’re just mediocre. Virtually unseen. Growing up, this idea was reinforced at home, at my over-achieving academic elitist high school, and among my friends. What I’ve come to understand is that it wasn’t the places and people in my lifeContinue reading “My “Good Enough” is Great”
IMAGINE OBSERVE DANCE MEDITATE SMELL SING SIT PRAISE APPRECIATE EXPERIENCE BREATHE PLAY LAUGH EMBRACE LOVE SENSE LISTEN NURTURE ACCEPT TASTE TOUCH MOVE CREATE INTUIT
There’s chaos and messiness and beauty and order in the center, but eventually, one thing ends and then another begins.
“…not only do you not die from going to the painful places, but you actual begin to truly live.”
“We’re not here because of our passion. We’re here because we have to be.”
On January 11, 2019, my friend Kate Shrum died of cancer. When she publicly shared her diagnosis at the beginning of August 2018, I reached out to her with an encouraging message and no doubt in my mind that she would kick cancer’s ass. Less than 6 months later, she was gone. Kate and IContinue reading “With Gratitude Always – A Ritual in Honor of Kate Shrum”
Magic that reminds you of childhood is a potion. It is a calling to a piece of your soul that can easily slip away in adulthood. It is spell satchels buried in earth and choreographed dances to Ace of Base. It is eating raw cookie dough and driving nowhere in particular. When I stumble uponContinue reading “Enchantment in “Adulthood””