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Unpacking Christmas

Unpacking Christmas

Gah. What an unexpected, interesting, emotional, and (ultimately) beautiful Christmas this has been. As the sparks of this season drift to the Earth like Sister Snow, Peace rests in my heart. I feel grateful. I feel a little tired. I come back to Love. This is the...
It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

Feeling grateful for human support today. Because DAMN, this week has knocked me on my ass. And it’s okay, because I can dust off my skirt and get back up, but it reinforces the feeling that it truly takes a village for each of us to get through (and ultimately to...
Learning to Live with a Broken Heart.

Learning to Live with a Broken Heart.

“There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen It’s easy to aspire to strength. It’s easy to offer a solid shoulder to someone we love when they’re suffering. It’s natural, we are...
Breaking-Up With California

Breaking-Up With California

It’s hard to write this. It’s even harder to publish. There’s a part of me that doesn’t want to admit I’m moving on. Will they think I’m a failure? Do I think I’m a failure? Am I letting the people who love me down by not...
Hello, Soul

Hello, Soul

Update: 04/09/17 This post was written about 6 months ago when I was still living at the Buddhist retreat center where I spent the last year. It provides some background to my journey before I started this blog that may be of interest. Isn’t it humbling looking...