Tag: experiences

Collections From Breathing

A simple breath, the bubble forms then floats in search of things adored keen awareness, filling bareness collections placed and interlaced a meaning soon restored. She dipped below an ocean wave And gave with grace a treasure saved of centuries old, its story told seasons…

Growing Into Your Skin

I face less fears than I once did those growing pains while still a kid have turned into a pyramid of learning tools and skills.    – C. Dennis-Willingham ©   daily word prompt: Faceless

Trying Goggles on for Size

I’m a creature of habit if that means trying new things. Maybe I just can’t seem to settle on one. (Just ask how long it took me to choose font colors) image created by picmonkey.com (I didn’t know it could do that!) via Creature

A Lesson Tethered to a Bad Memory

A sunny spring day and all the kids were across the street playing. I decided to take Buffy outside with me without a leash, something I never did – not even as a ten-year-old. We went across the street to the Mandy’s to  play…

Dance Anyway

I just had a birthday but they say it’s been a year so I am here standing strong a thumbs up and a cheer.   Fifteen years ago, I wrote an entry in my journal about turning 45. Soon afterward, I copied the pages…

The “CAN” Polish is Free

“Getting older is inevitable: Aging is optional” – Christine Northrup I know, I know. It’s hard sometimes to get motivated to eat right and exercise, not only our bodies, but our minds. But since I’m about to scroll down another line to hit the…

Life Lessons from the Ring – Questions to ask yourself

I was too young to remember the times my dad came home with blood on his clothes. It was my older sister who told me how our non-violent mother would cringe at the sight. Interesting that, even though I was two at the time,…

What do YOU see? Can you see FARTHER?

  Is this a puppy asleep on a couch, OR   a moon through an open curtain?   The same photo from a different perspective The same “fact” with opposing views   No wonder it’s difficult to convince others of what WE believe is…

Are you flatlining?

Change can be hard. Change takes you out of your comfort zone, out from under your safe and warm blankie. Yes, change can sometimes be scary. But without it, how do we grow? How do we learn anything new? Without change, how can we…

Is there? I think not. There are many.