Passion, in the Enneagram world, has an uncommon meaning.
I’m all about passion in the, soul’s-desire, manifest-your-dreams, go-after-that-which-makes-your-heart-sing kind of way. However, in this context, passions are more like obsessions than inner callings. 662 more words
Disclaimer: The following letter is the result of my own personal experiences growing up, experiences with children with whom I have interacted over the years, and the stories of friends, many of them parents themselves. 1,753 more words
Barn and Cliff Swallows were swarming on the beach at lake Temescal in Oakland, CA today. Apparently there was a particularly good site on the beach for collecting the type of mud used for nest construction. 388 more words
My brother’s a full-grown adult and still has surprising outbursts. I haven’t been around too much so I’m not sure the extent, but a couple years ago he still broke things in moments of agitation, like the time he smashed his bedroom lamp on the ground. 183 more words
We will not say it’s difficult to find and get a very local experience on your trip to Thailand. Otherwise we will say it is very rare to find people or family who is still preserving Thai culture nowadays. 157 more words