I sometimes forget. More than I care to remember.
I’d like to blame it on being ‘a-certain-age’, or at least, hormonal issues. Can you relate? [Read more…]
“There is a universal tendency to want to be someone else.” (Parker Palmer, “Let Your Life Speak”)
I’ve wanted it. To be like someone else.
Or, at the very least, I’ve looked over there, at someone else’s life, and thought – that looks kinda easy – or kinda nice.
I wouldn’t mind that life – or, that house – or, that income – or that gifting. [Read more…]
Recently, I started having some mild shaking that wouldn’t stop.
Not unlike the quaking that might occur if there were a tiny 2.0 Richter earthquake – probably not perceptible to those around me, but very real in my body.
I noticed the shaking occurred whenever I found myself thinking – well, dwelling on – a family member’s serious troubles. [Read more…]
For those of you who’ve played any sport, you know – there are sweet spots on a ball that if you hit it just right – dead center – you can feel the ping of a perfect hit.
I’m wondering if that analogy could extend to life and just what it might look like when you hit a sweet spot in life?
I learned this concept of the ‘sweet spot’ on the tennis court. [Read more…]
Wants. Needs. Gotta have ‘ems.
I have ‘want’ lists in my head. Is there something you want? Perhaps a better job, or a bigger home, a spouse? Some thing you feel would improve your life. Make life ‘better’.
“The Lord is my Shepherd. I shall not want.”
– Psalm 23:1 [Read more…]