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JAMIE'S BLOG - DAY 12 :: questions to stop asking

Questions, questions, questions. So many questions!

My copy of O Magazine arrived today and the article that jumped out at me was Martha Beck’s column listing all the questions we need to stop asking.  75 more words

Bliss

A New Start - Reflections from New Year's 2014

by Andrea Chilcote

I was preparing (no, actually exhaling for five minutes after a harried morning) for my annual New Year’s ritual with old friends. We, who are not physically close, gather by conference line each New Year’s Day to reflect back and visualize the year ahead. 452 more words

Andrea Chilcote

Yes. This. : "You are loved and cherished. You have nothing to fear..."

“When neurosurgeon Eben Alexander went into a coma and had one whale of a near-death experience, he received three messages: ‘You are loved and cherished, dearly, forever,’ ‘You have nothing to fear,’ and ‘There is nothing you can do wrong.'”

~ Martha Beck

Words of Wisdom for January 8, 2015

The inner voice of social conditioning doesn’t just speak in words; it shouts them. “Do it my way! Do not screw this up!” By contrast, inner wisdom is stillness itself.

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Novel Wheelin' - Week 33

Happy New Year faithful readers! Been rolling along here. Hope you are too.

I dreamed this bike – metallic blue Schwinn – the wide tires so new I can still smell them, see the nubbies on their treads. 88 more words

Writing

Choices

What choices will you make today that will affect you in a positive way tomorrow? What choices are you making now that will help you reach your goals later? 43 more words

General

Why So Sad?

Last night, I found myself in tears, trying to articulate to my partner the crushing feelings of depression, defeat, and pain that I’ve felt lately.  Once the first round of sobs had subsided, I tried to convey how guilty I feel about having these forever lingering feelings.  634 more words

Happiness