I resist uprooting because, well, I am wildly optimistic. I see possible value in almost anything and everything … And yet, I also believe:
… the same pitfalls [are always] waiting for you. The trouble lies in believing one can settle these things once and for all. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh
- Full Moon prompts included below.
… you need to keep an honest, unpublishable journal that nobody reads, nobody but you. Where you just put down what you think about life, what you think about things, what you think is fair and what you think is unfair. -Madeleine L’Engle
My journal-planners tether me gently, serving as a means of tracking my start lines as well as my progress. Some entries are unpublished and read only by me; some entries are shared with women with whom I share community, and others shared publicly.
The most confused you will get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie. -Shannon L. Adler
Today is the New Moon and I am on a bit of magic carpet ride … Continue reading
… she must set for herself something in life that she is willing to reach for and therefore takes risk for. -Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estés
Willingness for reaching is certainly something I possess. There are times it feels unstoppable; but then other times said willingness feels elusive and without substance, a shadow and cynical amusement.