Browsing Tag

soul

  • be the seasons

    Slowing down for a Soulful September

    Let’s talk about September, shall we? ‘Cuz it’s here, whether we’re ready or not. Personally, I’m ready – and you’ll find out why in just a sec. So, this weekend, as a way to…

    2 Sep 2018
  • be

    This Is Me: Week 3. My soul is your soul

    Hello, dear ones! It’s week three and we’re reaching the halfway mark of the This Is Me retreat – already! Today is the last day that we focus inward and on discovering our souls; and then…

    8 Mar 2018
  • be

    5 things to do while you’re sitting in your sh*t

    “Disappointment, without anger, is the mark of an old soul. Not being disappointed, Liz, is the mark of a really old soul. And trusting life so thoroughly that every step on its path is valued more…

    14 May 2015
  • be

    trust yourself: everything you need is within you

    listen to the wind, it talks. listen to the silence, it speaks. listen to your heart, it knows. – native american saying good evening, friends. i hope that you have had a good weekend. here,…

    9 Nov 2014
  • north carolina

    and we’re off!

    my love and i don’t mess around when it comes to celebrating. nope. and in honor of the fact that lina just completed her last final exam for the semester and her first full year…

    6 May 2014
  • asheville be

    when you just know what you know.

    sitting at a coffee shop right now, feeling completely blessed and inspired. i’ve got all these connections, vibes, and amazing things going on today. wow. i’m excited. overwhelmed… i’m just breathing it all in.…

    21 Aug 2013
  • asheville life

    i got the monday confusion blues.

    hi y’all. i want to blog. desperately. but, i don’t know what to blog about. yes, my life is all new again living here in asheville. yes, it’s extremely exciting and all that. yes,…

    19 Aug 2013
  • be

    who i am & what i do.

    “how can i accept a limited definable self, when i feel, in me, all possibilities?” -anaïs nin who i am is not what i do. it is so much deeper than that. it is…

    12 Aug 2013
  • be

    thoughts at midnight.

    so, what’s your excuse? you got a dream? a wish? a journey? an adventure? a calling? then get moving, my friend. believe in yourself and believe that you deserve all good things to come…

    6 Aug 2013
  • be

    be present. what a great idea.

    i am reading the tao of inner peace by diane dreher. and right now, i’m in the middle of the part on simplicity. i suppose you could argue that the whole book is about…

    17 Jun 2013
  • be in the wild

    get in touch with your soul.

    i saw part of an old episode of oprah the other day. she had a woman, a brain scientist, on talking about strokes. the woman had written a book, my stroke of insight, about her…

    23 May 2013
  • be

    seek and you will find.

    it’s friday, my loves, and i just wanted to share a little thought with you as you begin your weekend… call it karma. call it the universe. call it whatever. but, seek and will…

    10 May 2013
  • be

    may’s photo journey: who am i?

    it’s the last day of april and spring has sprung in the northern hemisphere. fall is on the way for those of you south of the equator. and it’s time to embark on what…

    30 Apr 2013
  • be

    emptiness.

    this morning my love & i sipped coffee and talked about emptiness. about feeling empty inside. lost. unrest. we talked about what makes a person good. we talked about learning to love ourselves and…

    30 Mar 2013
  • photography

    april is for living!

    hey lovelies! well, it’s only a week and some days before we rip down another page on our calendars and begin a new month. crazy, huh? i was thinking… since it was so much…

    21 Mar 2013
  • the sacred everyday

    my monday mind dump.

    mondays are my day off. they are the days that i try to do the things that come from my soul. i can write some on mondays. i can veg out some on mondays,…

    18 Mar 2013
  • be in the wild life year summaries

    lucky number 13.

    a clean slate. a fresh start. new adventures waiting in the wings. opportunities for travel. and a chance once again to renew my commitment to live life to the fullest and follow my bliss.…

    1 Jan 2013
  • gatherings

    it was just an ordinary meal.

    last night lina & i sat at our dinner table at home. it was a regular dinner on a regular thursday. but, something fabulous happened. we had some candles lit on the table with…

    7 Dec 2012
  • be meditation

    figuring out advent.

    i’m a sucker for those seasons right before a big holiday. like advent – the days/weeks before christmas. and lent – the days/weeks before easter. these are seasons that we contemplative-types love. a reason…

    3 Dec 2012
  • be

    you already know.

    at the center of your being, you have the answer. you know who you are and you know what you want. ~ lao tzu somewhere deep inside we all know. we all feel it.…

    20 Nov 2012
  • in the wild

    she let go.

    here is a little inspiration i found the other day. i just had to share it… She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go. She let go of the fear.…

    17 Nov 2012
  • be north carolina

    fly away, little bird. fly away.

    may 2007 i knew change was coming. i knew that getting on a plane and heading to scandinavia would, once again, change my life. of course, i had no idea how much everything would…

    30 Oct 2012
  • be

    are you trying to tell me something?

    i think the universe is speaking to me. something is happening in my little family. it’s crazy. i don’t know if i should call it destiny, providence, serendipity, or things that are just meant…

    18 Aug 2012
  • life

    a little work. a little play.

    i just re-read the post i wrote before i left for my week of camp, and noticed that i was expecting to find solitude and rest. well, my week in the archipelago didn’t turn…

    16 Jul 2012
  • be

    settling in.

    i feel stressed today. no real reason why, i guess. true, i have quite a bit to do, but it’s not bad stuff. it’s not that tough either, just things that need to be…

    2 Jul 2012
  • life

    how ’bout we kick some ass?

    if you know me, in real life or in the blog world, then you know that most days i am seeking the calm, peaceful, and meditative vibes in life. and that’s just fine &…

    14 Jun 2012
  • day 1: peace.

    it may just be one of my favorite words in the english language: peace. so, when this may challenge presented me with a chance to photograph something that represents/embodies peace, my mind went crazy.…

    1 May 2012
  • culture

    music makes me emotional sometimes.

    (blackbyrd performing at a charity concert) i’ve heard some really great music today. stuff that fills my soul. calms me. makes me close my eyes & just be. i let the music- the instruments…

    29 Apr 2012
  • be

    high above the clouds.

    you were born with potential. you were born with goodness and trust. you were born with ideals and dreams. you were born with greatness. you were born with wings. you are not meant for…

    11 Apr 2012
  • be

    rumi.

    poet. theologian. mystic. during the 13th century a man was born in persia (now afghanistan). he moved to the city of konya (now turkey) and lived his life there as a sufi mystic, on…

    28 Mar 2012