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thoughts

  • lists

    31 questions + answers

    since i posted the other day that we are supposed to focus on ourselves, that life is all about me (and your life is all about you), i thought i’d keep the same self-centered theme going…

    5 Sep 2015
  • be

    my morning mantra

    on wednesdays last spring i did a whole series inspired by the dalai lama’s 18 rules of living. as a result, i became a huge believer in his simple, yet profound, ways of being.…

    25 Nov 2014
  • be

    what’s your motto?

    today’s for word belovelive’s may photo journey is  “motto”. you know, a short statement summing up a person’s or a group’s beliefs/principles. well, i was thinking about the things that mean the most to…

    14 May 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
  • life

    a christmas eve thought.

    “for all that has been, thanks. for all that will be, yes!” ~dag hammarskjöld happy holidays! peace.…

    25 Dec 2012
  • culture

    shalom. fred. salaam. paix.

    on this rainy friday afternoon i’m hanging out in a cafe, sipping a mocha latte, and thinking about peace. did you know that today is the international day of peace? yep. it is. after…

    21 Sep 2012
  • culture

    a world full of art.

    “Go into the arts. I’m not kidding. The arts are not a way to make a living. They are a very human way of making life more bearable. Practicing an art, no matter how…

    3 Aug 2012
  • life

    immigration butterflies from an ex-pat.

    i’ve got butterflies in my stomach. my palms are sweating. my heart is pounding in my chest. mentally, i feel quite calm. but, my body clearly feels otherwise. what’s the deal? i know it…

    19 Jul 2012
  • be

    day 31: something beautiful.

    my something beautiful from today: our friends’/lina’s “brother’s” newborn baby girl’s hand. we’re aunts again. yippee! good evening, good people. well, it’s the last night of may 2012, and the birth of a beautiful…

    31 May 2012