… 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.
[currently reading] The Principles of Uncertainty by Maira Kalman
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
My life is my art. It is a matter of daily choices and decisions to engage with a daily relationship with the hours. It is accepting “quarter moon phases” of expeditions through the “dark half” of living. Continue reading
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.
The important thing is to start. Somewhere. -Tammy Garcia, Daisy Yellow
Simply begin. Doing one thing. Anything. Continue reading