Understanding Our Desire

Understanding Our Desire

The way I see it, we hunger to know our own desire. Yes, we long to feel the depth of our own love – our own Unique Fire. Being raised in a culture that, to me, feels phobic of so many things “expressive”, no wonder so many people hide their desires and turn toward...
The Choice of Suffering

The Choice of Suffering

There’s a good chance that you are addicted to your emotions. Still with me? Or are you boiling over right now? I used to boil. I used to blow my lid off. I remember days when if something didn’t go my way I’d closely mimic a full blown temper...
Remembering Tools: Learn to Surf

Remembering Tools: Learn to Surf

I am all about keeping life simple. Keeping my personal growth throughout life fun, integrated into my day to day life and keeping the concepts I am learning easily digestible. So, do you know how to surf? I find this to be key in my day to day navigation of myself. I...
Remembering Tools: Could Life Be Simple?

Remembering Tools: Could Life Be Simple?

Could life be as simple as breathing deep and smiling? Now that my mind is much more behaved – I agree, this can be true. After many deep, dark and long lasting years I have waded through enough of the wilderness of my emotions, past pain, unkempt habits etc. to...
Being Community

Being Community

The holiday season has past and many folks are most likely cheering in the streets! This leaves me wondering, could this ache for the holidays looking a certain way be us humans contriving community? Could the forming of community be presented to us as a one size fits...
Excerpt form Beneath the Chatter: Bottled Up

Excerpt form Beneath the Chatter: Bottled Up

 Eventually what is bottled up – expires.  Archived, collecting dust, sitting on a shelf. What else was I to do with them? I had been carrying around my pent up emotions for what seemed like lifetimes. Lacking the appropriate curatorial skills I secretly...