The Boats That Carried Me

“Fall down seven times, stand up eight.” ~ Japanese Proverb For Barbara and Julianne [and countless others] with love You may have noticed I wasn’t here last week. Actually, I was in the hospital having surgery on my face after I tripped and fell onto a concrete walkway outside my house. Luckily, I didn’t break … More The Boats That Carried Me

We Can’t Do Everything, But We Can Do Something

“To find the way, close your eyes, listen closely, and attend with your heart.” ~ Anonymous Many people dismiss the emotional, intuitive side of life as too soft and unreliable. This is unfortunate. We actually need that feminine, heart-centered view of life.  Because we live in a world that’s being run into the ground by people who … More We Can’t Do Everything, But We Can Do Something

The Land of Enchantment

“There’s no place like home.”  — Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz This week I flew to New Mexico for an English Composition Conference with one of my colleagues.  There was a whirlwind of activity, networking, learning, sharing, talking and eating over the three day trip.  We stayed at a resort about 26 miles from … More The Land of Enchantment