Monthly Archives: January 2017

Tis the Gift to Be Simple

Just as true health and well-being is more than just the absence of disease, and just as true happiness is more than just the absence of afflictive psychological and emotional states, so true simplicity, in our lives and in our … Continue reading

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One Moment in Movement

“All that is important is this one moment in movement. Make the moment vital and worth living. Do not let it slip away unnoticed and unused.” –Martha Graham

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Oversight

Today, instead of trying frantically to oversee every detail of my own little realm; instead of trying to foresee every development and eventuality; instead of looking out for every potential problem and worrying whether or not I’ll ever have the … Continue reading

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Mind the Aperture

A few words from Thoreau on avoiding overexposure: “We should treat our minds, that is, ourselves, as innocent and ingenuous children, whose guardians we are, and be careful what objects and what subjects we thrust on their attention. Read not … Continue reading

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Allow Me to (re)Introduce Myself

“Each day is a journey, and the journey itself home.” – Basho To begin, a confession of sorts: Despite the scarcity of posts, this blog isn’t totally new. I first set the site up and started posting here a couple … Continue reading

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What Are You Waiting For? (An Invitation.)

The idea of an invitation is so alluring, so beguiling. On some level, most of us would like to receive one – written, verbal, or oh-so-enticingly non-verbal – to feel that sense of acceptance, welcome, and calling, and to be … Continue reading

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