Crossroads

Being angry is like holding a piece of burning coal in your hand and hoping the other person feels pain. Wendy Merron There are those who are incessed – or maybe just confused, befuddled – by my refusal to be angry. The fact is that I was angry. I’m just not angry anymore. It’s aContinue reading “Crossroads”

Stop, Look, & Listen

A distant train whistle sounds as I sit with tea, FurButt at my slippered feet, and this reminds me of when we lived on Washington in Dunkirk, during the early years of our marriage. Good times. ❤ As Steven refurbishes the lower apartment there now, I can’t help but recall so many memories. Vivid. Visceral.Continue reading “Stop, Look, & Listen”

LOVE IS MY GIFT

Love… is my gift to the world. I fill myself with love and I send that love out into the world. How others treat me is their path. How I react is mine. Dr. Wayne Dyer We all so desperately long to feel loved, seen, heard, valued, understood. Don’t we? I mean, is there anythingContinue reading “LOVE IS MY GIFT”

Why Do I Race?

Why? I’ve been asked why… why I race. Why I train and run and run and train and then line my cheeks up to the start line and go. Head feet-long and heart-strong to that blessed finish line. Well, it’s not for the bling. Though to say it doesn’t matter is a big fat lie.Continue reading “Why Do I Race?”

This Is Not Forever

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is that quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.” Mary Anne Radmacher She came into our first session, “dukes up” and very chatty. Smart, with a pretty smile and happy eyes, she commanded the energies in the space immediately. She was veryContinue reading “This Is Not Forever”