Facing Mountains

“Facing mountains”  is it a metaphor for life, a recipe for growth, or a path to freedom from everything that holds you back? My daughter told me about a young man this week who is doing things no one believed were possible. He is “facing mountains” with passion, courage and complete abandon to what logic […]

Craziness or Freedom?

Is it crazy to believe that we all have the choice to live the life we have imagined? Henry D. Thoreau has a wonderfully inspiring quote:  “If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common […]

“Your Life is Your ARt”

For the past few months I have been experiencing what might be characterized as “artists or painter’s block”.  I feel as though all my skill and passion has suddenly disappeared, never to return.   Fortunately,  I have friends to share this with who understand and can listen.  There is some liberation in that  as I realize […]

Joy is My Compass

Do you ever experience something repeatedly over a short period of time to the point where you clearly see that your supposed to pay attention?  I’ve come to understand there are no coincidences in life. So when I experience these moments now I stop and listen because I believe I am being spoken to. “JOY” […]