All of life is story, story unraveling and revealing meaning. -Madeleine L’Engle
It is my intention to allow my days to be art: a creative practice: an ever-developing skill set; the application of my imagination + the act of being; the choice of seeking & noticing within the mundane to create my “masterpiece” on the canvas of 24 hours.
Some weeks this feels more doable than others … Continue reading
Our lives improve only when we take chances — and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves. -Walter Anderson
Honesty can be a bit of a sparkly dare. The facts are typically “known” [painfully obvious] and yet the details feel risky and cue overwhelm. Artful meditations and honoring our personal cycles assists with this.
The opinion which other people have of you is their problem, not yours. -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, On Life After Death
Braveheart, there are times when our own opinions about our-self need to be vetted by the facts. Like the fact that the days of our lives are the proverbial pages of our life stories.
♫♫ Hey you with the pretty face / Welcome to the human race –ELO
To let go of something is when hope begins. -Anne Lamott
Letting go is a real-time, one-breath-at-a-time event. It is choosing the work over the worry and what-if’s of what-ever is currently screaming for your energy and attention.