A Winter Solstice Walk in the Woods

Quote of the Moment: “i thank You God for most this amazing day: for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is infinite, which is yes.” — e.e. cummings A Winter Solstice Walk in the Woods I pause before the guardian of the woodlands, a towering sequoia, branches big as …

Crossroads Moments

Quote of the Moment: “Completions are crossroads moments.” — Clue #36, “Design and Live the Life You Love” Any life event, any moment in life, can be a crossroads moment — uplifting or difficult. “I call transformational events crossroads moments because provided we are willing to be fully honest with ourselves, they invite us to stop, pay attention, reflect, feel …

When Life Doesn’t Go Your Way

Quote of the Moment: “Out of your use of awareness comes all that you experience.” JAS – Clue #12, Design and Live the Life You Love How do you Design and Live the Live You Love when life doesn’t go as you desire? Recently, I turned to meditation, yoga, nature and watching children play, with the intention of mining the …

Negative Space

Quote of the Moment: “Let seeing/drawing be the celebration of the eye in love, instead of pictures to be framed.” Fredrick Franck – The Zen of Seeing A few weeks ago I decided to take a drawing and watercolor class with Anne Brooke, a local artist and art teacher. Having finished my book I wanted to reconnect with the artistic …