Each experience throughout our lives becomes part of us, in some small way. When we think of our lives changing us, we generally think of it as a metaphorical or emotional change.
“It’s never been true, not anywhere at any time, that the value of a soul, of a human spirit, is dependent on a number on a scale. We are unrepeatable beings of light and space and water who need these … Continued
A little practice I’ve been trying out lately is Jo Pillmore’s Give Me Five exercise. All you have to do is take a moment every night and write down five things you did right that day. They can be as small … Continued
“The idea that thin equals a happier, better life is a scam — literally. It’s an advertising ploy that convinces you to hand over your hard-earned dollars to the diet industry — an industry that sells lies and fail 95% … Continued
When she knocked on my door, she was exhausted. I mean, don’t get me wrong. Ms. S is a beautiful woman, and would be beautiful no matter how tired she happened to be. But this bone-deep need for a rest … Continued
I need a pair of shoes. Two pairs, to be exact. Two pairs of comfortable, reasonably attractive dress flats that I can walk around the city in. Since I have narrow feet with sharp heels and high arches, this seems to be … Continued
Back in March, the Viking and I flew out to Hawaii’s Big Island for nine days of sunshine, rest and relaxation. Me being me, that didn’t exactly happen. I’m bad at relaxing. So we spent the entire time clambering around … Continued