Call me Grandma Moses

At a memorial service, a couple of weeks ago, I bumped into an old friend from school. We talked about the trivial stuff of life and then we started talking about our new found selves. He has become his own man, a very generous one I found out that day, and while I was sharing […]

Looking ahead or dwelling on the past…

My mentor shared once that people have the ability to rekindle on harsh or painful memories in a fraction of a second, but when encountered with the question of “where are you going to be two years from now?”, we balk. It is astounding at how we manage to live so intensely in the past […]

What a wonderful world

After more than 35 interpretations and almost 50 years of the song playing in the radios, Louis Armstrong’s voice kept sounding in my head all week long. Having gone to more than 4 doctors these last 4 days, I can honestly say how draining it is to be antsy (add in scared, emotional, etc), waiting for a […]

Mood killer

I’ve heard about the “stinkin’ thinkin’” for a few years now and… today it hit me! I finally understood the actual definition of this coloquial phrase. It seems to me that, while on the path of emotional well being, we sometimes struggle with having a more positive and better outlook upon life. Rarely do we […]