Monthly Archives: April 2014

YES!

YES!  This is what we need to say to Life – YES! YES means not holding ourselves back with fears or doubts or insecurities. Not letting past hurts or disappointments keep us stuck. Not staying hidden and “safe.” Not being … Continue reading

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Z – Zen

Zen – I have been fascinated with Zen for over 40 years. I was never into memorizing names or dates or facts, and I have not felt comfortable with the organized structure and strict rituals of most religions. I always … Continue reading

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Y – Yippeee!

Yippeee! – To me, even the sound of YIPPEEE is pure joy.  It is finding the fun and oh-wow happiness and exuberance in life. Giggling and laughing and being silly.  Seeing and thoroughly enjoying the fun and joy in all of life that … Continue reading

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X – XL (Extra Large)

XL (Extra Large) – Rather than a size of clothing (and there is absolutely nothing wrong with this size clothes), I believe this is how we should live our lives. Extra Large. That doesn’t necessarily mean extreme thrills. For me, … Continue reading

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W – Weather

Weather – There is something so amazingly, deliciously exhilarating and refreshing about weather. It is cleansing, exciting, and pulsating with life. My skin tingles, my senses are heightened. I rush to the windows to look out, my eyes open wide … Continue reading

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V – Voice

Voice – We all have our own unique voice with which we communicate to the world. A voice that reaches out and speaks our own inner truth. A voice that expresses our honest, true, authentic self. A voice that can … Continue reading

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U – Unemployment

Unemployment – I have recently joined the ranks of the unemployed, having been unexpectedly and unceremoniously fired from my job. And it was surreal. For years, I had been given decent raises, bonuses for good performance, and much praise. I … Continue reading

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