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A song

Do you have one of those songs…? ….. one that can just create a sense of wide open space or ‘peace’ within you? It’s as if everything falls away and this sense of calm and respite fills you. It’s almost … Continue reading

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How is it that…..

I constantly come back to this same curiosity….. 
”Why wouldn’t we love ourselves every moment of the day?” Why not love authentically and unconditionally and how could this question ever get old or redundant? When we love ourselves and live … Continue reading

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Self Care redux

Self care…… A topic revisited….. This is something that means very different things to different people and manifests differently just as much. I have heard friends speak about wanting to put more attention towards this and yet it becomes elusive … Continue reading

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Comfort

I am contemplating ‘comfort’ and pondering the many ways it may or may not influence our choices and behaviors. How does each of us create and move towards or away from comfort in our lives? What role, if any, does … Continue reading

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Is self awareness ‘essential’?

Human beings are endowed with this amazing ability of self awareness, reflection and consciousness. Through this trait we can endlessly engage in questioning our own existence, that of a ‘higher power’ and the ‘purpose’ of life (all the while perhaps … Continue reading

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Memes

PART 1 Memes……have you heard of them? There is a whole field of Memetics (http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/memes.html) that studies memes and it is vast and complex. By their definition they are something that is acting upon and within us all the time….. … Continue reading

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History~memory~choice -Part 1

I believe we can find our personal empowerment in choice. Over time and/or through conditioning we sometimes narrow our perspective of ourselves and life situations, limiting our ability to see the myriad of choices in any given moment. Why not … Continue reading

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