A client and I had a coaching call scheduled. About an hour beforehand, she sent me an email telling me [life stuff] had happened, plus [more life stuff] and she wasn’t sure she was up for talking and what did I think…? Here’s how I knew she wasn’t actually avoiding doing the work she’d decided […]
Category Archives: Lessons In Listening
Every morning, between the ungodly hours of 4:30 – 5:30am, I get up. I put the coffee on (two parts coffee, one part chicory), step out into the dark morning with my pup for a few breaths of crisp mountain air, and then crawl back into bed to meditate. Don’t misunderstand me: I love sleep, […]
It helps me to remember that creative acts — often taken for granted — have helped shape the world we all strive to find joy in. Keeping the fire in my home is a constant meditation on the power of imagination and determination, coupled with a reminder that it’s Nature’s way to (literally) light the path for us.
I’ve accepted it: twinkle lights really can cure the ailing heart. I finally strung up a couple of strands in my new bedroom over the weekend, and yes: I feel like I’m back in college. My room is so dark, and the one (small) window faces north, and there’s something about the old school glow […]
Dearest 2015, I woke up and you had already arrived in the wee small hours, warmed by the glow of a gas fireplace, laying beside a man I loved on our IKEA mattress in the house he bought for us. I thought I’d birth my babies in that house — hear their tiny feet slapping the floors […]