This past week the loving Universe has conspired to bring me the perfect teachers and teachings. I talked about my fave astrologer and some of the other resources that are helping me lately in last week’s post. Add to them, dreams, random snippets of overheard conversations, and other serendipitous voices in the symphony that is my … Continue reading Breaking the Family Commandments and Creating Anyway
It wasn’t until Sunday, a really stellar day, that I realized, hanging out with my friends, that it might be a good idea to share some of the people, creations, ideas and tools that are helping me navigate this most amazing now. The Universe is such a huge place. Let's share our favorite resources, spread … Continue reading My Go-To Resources For Navigating Now
It is a dig down deep kind of time. It is a time of falling down into the spacious dark within, until we come face to face with unfinished things and beloved things, with past actions un-repaired and past loves undeclared. And it is a time of becoming whole by facing them. It is a … Continue reading At Imbolc, What Is Stirring?
21,900 days completed. Sixty is a tidy number. It’s respectable as ages go. You can’t argue with sixty. Sixty is no longer funny. To anyone else. I’m the only one who seems to be laughing. I’m laughing because I’m delighted and proud, and that’s what I do when I’m nervous. Not nervous as in afraid, … Continue reading On Being Sixty, or Wherever You Are
Dearest reader, I haven’t written in a while. Truth be told, I haven’t known what to say. It’s been a deep dive into fathomless places, places where words aren’t a good match for the feelings, where feelings are bottomless, too, with overtones of screech, howl and whine. Since the election, I, like you, have had … Continue reading 5 Reality-Changing Ideas for 2017
Hello Dear Reader, Have you ever suspected, as I have, that your most important offering to the world is not what you do or what you're good at, but who you are? Probably my biggest internal shift in life occured when I realized that who I am is what I’ve got, and I’d better quickly … Continue reading Your Year to Write Dangerously?
I spent yesterday at holistic fairs talking with practitioners of different kinds, handing out my brochures and hearing about their businesses. My overwhelming take-home from the day was how weird and lonely and scary it can be at the beginning of a new venture, when you really don't have much to go on to know … Continue reading Things I wish someone had told me when I was just starting out as an entrepreneur in the healing arts
1 in 5 Americans works from home. In 2015 that amounted to about 48 million people. If you are one of these hardy souls, you know that working from home has its challenges. And if you’re a sensitive, caring spirit-preneur type – a healer, energy worker, integrative health practitioner, alternative medicine practitioner, naturopath, herbalist, Reiki … Continue reading How Self-Care and Business-Care are Inseparable for Spirit Solo-preneurs
First of all, I’m all about the long titles lately. I attribute this to a rebellious streak. All this 140 character stuff is a wonderful discipline and all – Grab their attention before somebody else posts an Instagram of their latest tattoo or sweet potato soup (guilty!), but I came of age right smack dab … Continue reading A Rambling Blog Post About a Day Spent Not Doing My Business, My Love Affair With Long Titles and Other Delicious Digressions
My advice if you're in the overwhelmed-by-change boat: Recognize you're in transition, check your tendency to obsess and over-think and over-plan, and focus on what's right in front of you today. And if there's a really simple thing that can be done, just go ahead and do it." ~ from A Completely Different Way to … Continue reading Swamped By Change?