Remember December? Perhaps it seems lifetimes ago already, a distant memory as you get ‘”back to the old grindstone.” Or perhaps last month still looms over today in the form of unsent “Thank you” cards on the desktop, a dying Christmas tree in the corner of the room or a slew of credit card … More Can I Get a Witness?
And I said to my body softly, “I want to be your friend.” It took a long breath and replied, “I have been waiting my whole life for this.” -Nayyirah Waheed Has your body [whether the physical one that tends to come to mind first, or bodies such as the mental, emotional or spiritual] … More The Flames of Betterment
Do you remember the first ways in which you assigned meaning to the passage of time?…to the changing of seasons? I grew up in a middle class family in rural central Illinois, attending a small Catholic school until the 9th grade. Years were neatly divided into two parts back then: the school year and the … More February: From Storage to Release
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Do you live well? It might take a moment to decide how to answer that. Most of the time, I feel like I do live well. For me, living well means finding a way to be true to the things that I value most: leading a life of simplicity, being…