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She just let go

She just let go She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go. She let go of the fear. She let go of the judgments. She let go of the confluence of opinions swarming around in her head. She let go of the committee of indecision within herself. She let go of […]

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Minor changes, major delight

I’ve been looking for ways to approach personal growth– actually, the whole of my life–with more ease, lightness of being, and self-compassion in the upcoming year. Though I’ll readily state that I’m not big on New Year’s resolutions, the spirit of the season has nonetheless made an impression: Within the last 36 hours, I’ve taken a […]

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we look with uncertainty

Crossing the threshold

We look with uncertainty to the year ahead. But if we wrap our lives around life-giving questions — and live our way into their answers a bit more every day — the better world we want and need is more likely to come into being. – Parker Palmer   I’m so grateful that in 2014 […]

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blue nights

The summer is gone

“As the blue nights draw to a close (and they will, and they do), you experience an actual chill, at the moment you first notice: the blue light is going, the days are already shortening, the summer is gone.” – Joan Didion, Blue Nights

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