Tag Archives: life

If I Wear a Red Dress, I Can Do Anything

Did you ever have something you want to do but don’t have the nerve? Go ahead. Do it. The summer I turned sixteen, I bleached my long brunette hair into brassy blonde. I didn’t have money for a salon so … Continue reading

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Engage with the Full Moon

Today’s Full Moon provides energetic support for change. 1) It’s perfect timing to clear out debris. What are you ready to toss in the trash? Give away? Share? 2) It’s time to release from the unwanted. What are you ready … Continue reading

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How Do You View the World?

What lens do you use to view the world? Be sure to choose your own. No one’s lens can put your life into focus but yours. And if your focus isn’t too good right now, you can adjust it. Go … Continue reading

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Sfizio Can Rock Your World

Have you sfizioed lately? Sfizio is an Italian word with Greek origins that invites us to follow a whim. Maybe it’s time to try something new, out-of-character, illogical, and adventurous. You’ll find it to be surprisingly energizing. Go somewhere you’ve … Continue reading

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Footsteps

Thank you, Jamie Clark, for this seed sentence! “As she listened to the clickety-clack of footsteps coming up the stairs outside, she took a deep breath, closed her eyes, rested her face in her palm, and sighed.” And so the … Continue reading

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I Foremost Believe in Myself

Thank you, Dennis Giersch, for this seed sentence: I am, as I foremost believe in myself! And so the story begins… A man stepped forward from the crowd and approached. Someone you wouldn’t notice particularly until you saw his eyes. … Continue reading

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Sivakami Fulfills a Life

Thanks, Margaret L Evans Sivakami, for this seed sentence! “Śivakāmi is mesmerized by the continuous raindrops falling steadily from the sky like a screensaver.”  And so the story begins… Sivakami dances through life. Born as Barbara Ann Morgan, a common … Continue reading

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Share the Care

Sometimes it’s distracting to enthuse about so many things. Writing. Baking. Gardening. Making homemade wine. Creating. Bursting into song at the slightest provocation. Exchanging corny puns with a friend. Sneaking bites of chocolate behind my own back. It is sad … 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 Empowerment

Empowerment works in three ways. When we empower someone, they feel validated and worthy, that validating energy also surges through us, and empowered people tend to pass it on to others. David’s story demonstrates how the gift of empowerment from … Continue reading

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