The image of an Optimist Dinghy came quickly to my mind. The last few blocks of my morning walk are usually a transition from daydreaming to the day’s to-do list. Not this […]
What She Said, January 23: Amy Poehler
“I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody’s passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn’t mind leading.”—Amy Poehler
My 2020 Curriculum: Adulting 101
I should schedule days where I am a little girl and days of adulting.
What She Said, December 6: St. Teresa of Avila
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
-St. Teresa of Avila
What She Said, December 5: Maria Shriver
What isn’t ever an illusion is love. Love is what we can count on. Love is what heals fear. Love is what calms anxious hearts and bodies and minds. Love is a gift each of us has to offer our fellow human beings -Maria Shriver
What She Said, December 4: Anne Lamott
Faith includes noticing the mess, the emptiness and discomfort, and letting it be there until some light returns.
What She Said, December 3: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Earth’s crammed with heaven And every common bush afire with God
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning
What She Said, December 2: Byron Katie
I am a lover of what is, not because I’m a spiritual person, but because it hurts when I argue with reality. -Byron Katie
What She Said, December 1: Krista Tippett
I can disagree with your opinion, it turns out, but I can’t disagree with your experience. And once I have a sense of your experience, you and I are in relationship…
– Krista Tippett