Browsing Tag

be yourself

  • be

    how one bird changed the world

    as the coffee brewed, i stood at my kitchen window, drinking my morning glass of water and watching a bird bathe. i watched him land beside a puddle just outside my wrought iron gate.…

    16 Jul 2016
  • be

    to be of use

    Today is the last day for students at the high school where I work as a mentor/coach/counselor. I can hardly believe that it has been more than six months since I started working there.…

    9 Jun 2016
  • lbgtqai+ life

    making time for my love

    Whoa, life has been busy lately. So crazy… and I have been no where near living any semblance of a regular life. I mean, nothing’s been really bad. A tiny bit of stress, but just so…

    4 Sep 2014
  • be meditation

    dreary. rainy. and full of purpose.

    as i click my computer keys, the rain pounds on the pavement outside. it has been doing so for the past 24 hours. it’s cold and dark and dreary. as if spring has gone…

    19 Apr 2014
  • be

    a little me time.

    it’s late. i’m in bed, under the covers. my love is snuggled next to me, in a deep sleep. our string of lights over the bed and windows is lit. norah jones is quietly playing,…

    15 Apr 2014
  • be

    wednesday wisdom: rules of living # 4

    happy ash wednesday, my friends. you may or may not celebrate the beginning of lent, but i wish you a happy ash wednesday anyway. for me, this day marks the beginning of a very…

    5 Mar 2014
  • be

    how inner peace unfolds.

    you may think that my hit-and-miss blogging is due to the fact that i am super busy, and in some ways i am. you may think it has to do with all of the…

    12 Dec 2013
  • life

    hmm… what should i do today?

    “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ― Howard Thurman live life and come…

    3 Sep 2013
  • in the wild

    the lesson of a bird & her nest.

    it’s not my birthday today. or any other special day, for that matter. but, perhaps that’s the point. it’s just a day. a regular day. however, is it really just a day? isn’t any…

    5 May 2013
  • be

    skulls and flowers for friday.

    oh, my dear readers, this just might be the week from hell. on top of the whole “holy week” focus on death thing, so many other things have been happening as well. my love’s…

    29 Mar 2013
  • culture

    be your own superhero.

    i came across some new music . again. and you know i love that. right now i can’t remember how i found this chick, but i think she’s rad. and on top of her…

    5 Feb 2013