Tag: Power in.

Always stars beyond.

Wishing on a star you can see is always a good idea. But sometimes we shoot our biggest plans-for-what’s-to-come so aggressively that they simply cannot sink in to these close…
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Inner Child. This child. You.

  This morning, as my daughter was getting ready for her first day of second grade at a new school — the second new school in two years — I…
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The Parable of the Pine

On the day of the completion of her studies to become a physician, a young woman was called to meet with the elders of the village. “In honor of your…
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My own words to live by.

I've been thinking a lot about the me of 20 years ago — about who I was then, and, sure, about how the me of now has developed from her.…
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Bring in the third person.

Have you ever been stuck? Stuck in a job? Stuck in a relationship? Stuck in confusion over something that happened? Unable to get over it or snap out of it (whatever it…
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Serenity

As the obedient prayer-learning child of Catholics, and the unknowing but attention-paying granddaughter of an alcoholic, I knew the Serenity Prayer by heart by the time I was seven. You know it too,…
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I am the love of my life.

My best friend has been going through a hard time after a challenging break up. You know, one of those splits that leaves you reeling, unsure of footing or direction or...…
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