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The Invitation

I’m feeling the “relationship issue” tonight. I am not quite ready to talk about it yet – the realization that I may not grow old together with the love of my life – and that I am wrestling with how I might ever figure the story of my life without him. 567 more words

Feels

Pain and Failure

Part of text excerpt from Oriah Mountain Dreamer.

Most people know what they want; they just believe it’s out of their reach. It’s then easier to say they don’t know as an excuse to escape with some dignity. 171 more words

The Invitation

The Invitation by Oriah Mountain Dreamer

It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing.

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Mindfulness

COURAGE

‘It doesn’t interest me to know where you live or how much money you have. I want to know if you can get up, after the night of grief and despair, weary and bruised to the bone, and do what needs to be done to feed the children. 216 more words

Writing

TRUE TO YOURSELF

‘It doesn’t interest me if the story you are telling me is true. I want to know if you can disappoint another to be true to yourself; if you can bear the accusation of betrayal and not betray your own soul; if you can be faithless and therefore trustworthy. 154 more words

Writing

The Women Upon Whose Shoulders I Stand – Part Two

In a recent post, I acknowledged three women who influenced and inspired me: Mary Tyler Moore, Gloria Steinem and Melody Beattie. Here I celebrate two more who shaped how I approach my world. 311 more words

FOOL FOR YOUR DREAM

‘It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. 246 more words

Writing