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Why we should practice being lost

Stand still. The trees ahead and bushes beside you Are not lost. Wherever you are is called Here, And you must treat it as a powerful stranger, Must ask permission to know it and be known. . . . —David Wagoner [1]    …

3 Jun 2018
the seasons

10 quotes to ponder in the darkness of autumn

It’s getting darker as we move deeper into autumn. October’s new moon has come + gone, and now we are on the cusp of the mysterious darkness that envelops us this time of year in the northern hemisphere. And what is happening with me…

21 Oct 2017

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. My experiences in the past have always been that spring…

9 Jun 2016
be create + inspire culture

f*ck it + other mantras

i’ve discovered a few phrases that i am going to incorporate into my life. let’s call them mantras. of course, i have a few that i already use quite often. must notably, follow your bliss. the famous quote by joseph campbell about discovering who…

15 Sep 2015

when you are in need of a hero

you know, there are days when we feel strong and courageous, like we can take on the whole world. and there are days when we feel practically helpless, exhausted, and disheartened. i, for one, am feeling the first right now. i feel peaceful and empowered. but i…

28 May 2015
be travel

all of life is an adventure

“I do not accept any absolute formulas for living. No preconceived code can see ahead to everything that can happen in a man’s life. As we live, we grow and our beliefs change. They must change. So I think we should live with this…

17 Apr 2015
be meditation

mini blog challenge | post 1: BE

it’s day one of the belovelive mini blog challenge! and today’s theme is being. what keeps you grounded? do you have any practices, disciplines, rituals that you do? for me, being is the foundation of life. it is first + foremost the thing that…

8 Apr 2015

meditation mondays: bloom where you are planted

i’m obsessed with thinking about spring. when the calendar clicks to march, my brain clicks to spring. to new life. to new birth. to new chances. to new everything. but, i wonder, if i think so much about what is coming, do i miss…

2 Mar 2015

girl seeker: “go with the flow”, says the tao

i know. i know. if you have been following my blog, then you may (or may not) have noticed that i skipped over last week’s “girl seeker” post. it’s a series of posts that i am doing on wednesdays for 9 weeks based on…

25 Feb 2015