The freedom to choose. Courage. Or fear. I think when love shows up, it is courage that drives it. I think when hate shows up, it is always, always, always fear beneath those layers. I think we can know what is driving us at any particular moment because… Fear says NO. While courage says yes. … Continue reading God, grant me the courage.
I've been thinking about the book I want to write someday. The book would begin with my childhood. An idyllic childhood. Sheltered, too religious maybe, but one I remember as peaceful and happy, full of books and family, movies and roadtrips, love and laughter. The book would describe how I was a marble during those … Continue reading From Sheltered to Shattered to Wholehearted
I spent most of my life thinking the only purpose of creativity was the product. Now I understand there is value in the process. I have spent most of my adult years believing that devoting my time to creativity was selfish. Now I understand it is spiritual. Once upon a time I thought there were creative … Continue reading Speaking of Creativity…
If I could live anywhere, it would be in close proximity to curiosity, creativity, connection and compassion. I believe every great thing is born out of unbridled curiosity, creativity, connection and compassion. Every invention, every great book, every great love story, every act of kindness and generosity seems to originate from the 4Cs. Imagine the … Continue reading Curiosity. Creativity. Connection. Compassion.
Friends! Her View From Home published my words this morning! Here is an excerpt from my article they published: "Be still and know that I am God. Be still and know. Be still. Be. We live in a doing culture. Think about the questions we ask each other: How are you doing?What do you do?What … Continue reading Her View From Home Published My Words Today!