Tag: journey

Burnout Is Not Beautiful

  "Something I often forget to say, and it’s so important, is the significance of self care and how that has to be incorporated in all of our efforts. And…

Creating Courage: What Creativity Means to Me

  I am passionate about creativity.   I believe that creativity is alchemy. When we create, we pour all of our thoughts, feelings and unprocessed emotions into the inception of…

Someone, Somewhere

  Someone, somewhere, is leaving this World at the very time I am writing these words. Someone is crying. Someone is celebrating. Someone is on a stage receiving rapturous applause.…

The Weight of One Contented Hour

  I was thinking this morning about people who pack arenas with motivational speeches and inspirational summits.   They have names like Tony Robbins, Gary Vaynerchuk and Gabby Bernstein. People…

My Wish for You Today

  Today, may you be loved. As you are. Without needing to add or subtract, or increase or lower.   Today, may you be heard the first time. With space…

You Are Everything You Need to Remember

  I was six years old when I learned that I could escape into stories and immerse myself in a make-believe world which existed within bound pages of print.  …

Lessons Learned from an Ancient Spirit in a Modern World

  My mind cannot recall the memories. But my skin does.   My body holds each experience like collected treasures from so many lifetimes ago.   The lines and crevices…

Meditations for the Mind That Won’t Shut Up 

  I remember being in India five years ago. I was traveling from place to place and volunteering as I went but I was also exploring my own spiritual journey.…

Lover, You Cannot Keep Me

  There, in your eyes, I just caught your nakedness. The swiftest second of a truth that can only ever come from our irises and never our lips.   I…

Kisses of Torn Truth. The Seduction of a Creative Storm

    I am feeling thorny today.   My soul, not so gently, nudged me awake too early, wanting attention, demanding food. It has a voracious appetite for rich morsels…

The Burn of the Creative Torch: Notes from a Fired Up Writer

I got all fired up this week. Maybe there was some full moon crazy going on, maybe my inner Leo needed to do some roaring or perhaps my heart just…

Can You Set Yourself Alight With True Life?

  Can you climb out of your mind and seep into the pit of your soul, catching the echoes that come back at you. Can you let the need fall…

For All The Women Who Came Before Me

  Long before my beating heart emerged into this lifetime, the earth felt the footfall of countless other warrior women who came before me. Too few of their stories made…

The Way of the Female Warrior

  The female warrior roams the lands of each earth. She knows the hue of every sky and she’s felt the tears of countless raging storms.   She knows the…