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Listening to Feelings

I am gradually designing my life to be full of what I love to do and what makes me happy, and I am in the process dropping aspects that don’t bring me joy/learning/fulfilment. 451 more words

Self Compassion

Cat's Morning Bits for Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Cat’s Morning Bits for February 27, 2018


Good Morning, grab a cup of your favorite morning brew and start things off with “Today’s Inspirations”. I hope you find something here that will make you feel good or help you on your path today. 1,239 more words

Cat's Morning Bits

So Will I

My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular. 

     ~Adlai Stevenson, speech, Detroit, 1952


Pushed to the wall, I called to God; 285 more words


A brown comes in, descends
The musky essence of strength
Back in your arms again, I dream, soar.

This post first appeared on this blog in January 2017. 


Triggers: small and misread

Caitlin was at craft club at our Gym. She fell over, and bumped her head. They checked her over and saw she was ok, physcially, but they aren’t aware of the mental implications. 410 more words


A Safe Place

I was listening to the Esther Phillips album And I Love Him! the other morning. The intro to Moon Glow was Theme from Picnic, which – like Proust’s madeleine — hurtled me through time back to when I was little, home sick with strep throat and watching movies on the TV set up on a chair by my bed. 323 more words


The Exploitation of Fear

I wrote this over the summer, and put it away as too much of a downer…until the events of this past week promoted me to bring it out again. 1,021 more words