Good Grief, What Can I Do?

“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 The world needs so much. The world needs peace, sustainability, safety, love, justice, kindness, compassion, and an end to hunger, war, hatred, greed, and crime. And the […]

First, I must …

Monday, December 26, 2011 “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer; it sings because it has a song.”   – Maya Angelou How often we struggle to say something, to sound good, to impress someone, to feel significant.  Blog writers know all about this.  Blog writers can get caught up in the need to […]

One day, with Practice …

Friday, December 16, 2011  “To dream anything that you want to dream.  That is the beauty of the human mind.  To do anything that you want to do.  That is the strength of the human will.  To trust yourself to test your limits.  That is the courage to succeed.”  – Bernard Edmonds Repetition taught my […]

Christmas Preparations

Friday, December 2, 2011 “Christmas waves a magic wand over the world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful”   – Anonymous As we deck the halls, the staircases, tree, windows, and eaves … we merrily proclaim joy to the world. The garland is happily strung about as the creative child in us is unleashed.   Christmas music fills the […]