When My Son Pooped The Bed

When My Son Pooped The Bed

Facebook recently reminded me of the first ever blog post I wrote: First, I laughed so hard I almost peeped myself, but then I thought about how this experience actually taught me a few very important lessons: 1.  Humor.  Always humor.  Forever.  Or life will just...
Live So As Never To Be Ashamed

Live So As Never To Be Ashamed

“Live never to be ashamed if anything you do or say is published around the world — even if what is published is not true.” – Richard Bach I read this quote at the bottom of my friend Adam Quiney’s email signature and thought:  “Yes!  This is it!” He had...
On Being Alone

On Being Alone

I was re-reading a quote by David Whyte I recently posted to my Facebook profile:  ‘ To feel abandoned is to deny the intimacy of your surroundings.’ And enjoying the comments from friends about how they loved it. And I realized I was feeling abandoned...
When I Hide Nothing From You

When I Hide Nothing From You

I wanted to share this old blog with you, a little piece of me from circa 2011, in the hopes that it might help you feel that all of you is fully welcome in this world, like you don’t have to hide anything anymore. So, here goes: Sometimes I’m totally...
Magic & Synchronicity

Magic & Synchronicity

I am no longer surprised when I think of a friend & they call me 3 minutes later. I am no longer surprised when a colleague connects me to a powerful creator & it turns out he has been collaborating with my ex-husband. I am barely surprised when a new friend...
Treat People How You Want Them To Feel

Treat People How You Want Them To Feel

Today I overheard a man talking on the phone, saying “I don’t want you to feel unappreciated for everything you do,” and here’s what I wanted to tell him: Instead of telling people how you don’t want them to feel, treat them in ways that...
Untame Yourself: The Undomesticated Feminine

Untame Yourself: The Undomesticated Feminine

“Embody the undomesticated feminine; untame yourself.” -Jenna La Flame The first time I saw this quote, it really hit me. Although I wasn’t sure what they were yet, I could tell there were layers in it for me. As I sat with it, I noticed I was having a defensive...
Be Generous; Practice Love.

Be Generous; Practice Love.

There’s a cafe near my house with the best spicy chai. I go in the mornings and nurse a large chai for a couple of hours while I handle the busy-work of emails. And they know me. Yesterday, when I walked in and they said ‘your usual?’ I cried. Aren’t we...

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