Wild

What changes in the people you work with that lights you up?  Look beyond the new house, diploma, healing, mortgage, food, hairstyle, settlement, fitness, care, computer program, or business they have because of your contribution. What changed within them, too? I was listening to, we’ll call her Ann, describe what was happening in her life. She […]

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Wondering

What strengths will you have a year from now? In your body. Your mind. Your heart. Your relationships—lover, parent, child, spouse, uncle, aunt, friend, colleague, boss… Your finances. Your inner life or spirituality. Your business or livelihood? Your gifts and abilities? Your emotions? Laughter? In the many roles you play—director, volunteer, retiree, outfitter and guide, […]

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Rebellion

Really good rebellion is an art. Though it has a reputation for recklessness and being self-centered, the artful version of rebellion is not ego-centric, but a powerful, playful, and classy quality of character with deep roots, a penchant for the sacred, and a broad vision. Though inspiration, passion, and many other qualities feed our belief […]

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Become it

Whether our vision is clear or it isn’t clear, we are guided by it. That core of us that knows will feel restless, flat, adventurous, anxious, bored, frustrated, tired, inspired, emboldened, impassioned, to nudge us to look inward for who we wish to become now. Then our business, relationships, job, body, clutter, finances, projects, movies, physical […]

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Verge

I’m thinking of two quotes right now. The first is Marianne Williamson’s powerful and now pervasive quote that it’s not our darkness we’re scared of, it’s our light. But we hang out in the doorway between the two, with our backs leaning against the doorframe, looking to the old way, with the draw of its […]

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