Tag Archives: insight

Where Choices Take Us

I woke up this morning with thoughts about life choices flowing into my mind.  So I created this accompanying image as a reminder and filed it away. Then got a call from a friend who just lost his wife. What … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Controlling Myself

There are a few people I have no control over. 7.3 billion to be exact. I keep myself pretty busy just working on me. I’ve a long list of areas to maintain. Here are a few to get us started. … Continue reading

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A Perfect Life Unglued

On a steaming summer day in 1977, I was walking across my living room when it hit me. I was never going to create a perfect life. I’d been trying for years to get everything in order so I could … Continue reading

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Time for Transformation; Time for Silence

It’s time to hit the life refresh button. Is life exhausting, fearful, painful, confusing, or sluggish? Do you sense something better out there that you can’t seem to grab hold of, or to reach? Current energy on planet Earth is prompting … Continue reading

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Peace Through Silence

Practicing silence “sounds” difficult but results are worth it.  Have you ever known someone who, when they speak, people listen? Such people speak only when necessary, and their thoughts are well-measured. Steps to Silence 1) Begin by speaking only when … Continue reading

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When the Mundane Becomes a Miracle

Can the mundane become a miracle? Absolutely! Life has insisted I learn this. My favorite definition of a miracle: A shift in perception When I heard this years ago, it hit me right between the eyes – in that area … Continue reading

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Are careers outdated?

Perhaps careers are outdated. How can you find a career when you don’t know what the world will be like in ten years? When you don’t know who you are or what you want to be when you grow up, … Continue reading

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Who Needs Kindness?

Everyone needs kindness. Whether they “deserve” it or not. Haven’t you had a bad day when someone said or did one small thing that gave you a needed boost? The people most in need of  kindness are often the very … Continue reading

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The Gift of Presence

One fall weekend our family visited Bosque del Apache wild bird refuge near Soccoro, New Mexico, to watch Sandhill cranes, Canadian geese and wild ducks launch off the winter migration refuge ponds at sunrise, honking as they headed out for … Continue reading

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The Gift of Insight

As a college sophomore subsisting on loans, I was thrilled when my boyfriend, Ron, suggested we go Christmas shopping together. He wanted me to try on dresses so that he could choose one for my present. I found a dress … Continue reading

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