September...it's always been my favorite month—since I've been picking favorite months, that is. I never knew it would have so much significance in my life. I didn't know until weeks ago that this month, the "new January," as I've been calling it for years, is also "Suicide Prevention Awareness ... Read More about September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
To the grief.The pain.The suffering. Invite it in.It's not going anywhere until… Dear sadness, Why are you here?What do you need me to know?To feel?To do? I'll sit with you.I'll be with you.I acknowledge you.I see you.I am holding you.I won't ignore you.I won't judge you.I won't ... Read More about An Invitation
I reflected on my walk this morning on what was happening here two years ago on this day—the Friday after Father's Day—the day in my mind that will always signify the day Joe died. (It was June 26th, and today is June 24.) I was thinking about how he unintentionally woke me early that morning with a ... Read More about I Believe
We don't even know how strong we are until we're forced to bring that hidden strength forward. Isabel Allende May and June. So many things about this change of season have become new. These months hold truths I never thought I'd know—and still, a budding flower does keep the promise of an end to ... Read More about The Peace Of It All
"The truth will set you free, but you have to be able to endure the labor pains of birthing it."-Iyanla Vanzant (Me to my Intuition)Q: Can I trust that everything is happening for me?A: Yes. Knowing the work and doing the work are very different. It's one thing to know, and another to do. ... Read More about Can I Trust?