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sherrie-theriault's picture
Mar.07.2014
March 7     MUD PIES   Mud pies and retro-childhood are for the hurt ones, small and angry inside me.  They require care and special attention, but I can’t stop with them.  Saving the children to starve the adolescents is a sad fate, and abandoning adults after bringing...
rosy-cole's picture
Jan.05.2014
  Albert Bierstadt – a painter superlative at communicating the possibilities of light. Essential radiance. The light behind the Light. Light uncompromised by the darkness, shadow and tone which define our inner and outer landscapes. The spirit of Light caught in our disposition towards the...
eve-kushner's picture
Sep.06.2013
A Facebook friend came across this proverb: Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare. Identifying it as a Japanese saying, she asked me for the original version. (She doesn't know the language but thought it would be fun to see what it looked like in kanji and kana. I...
michael-seidel's picture
Jun.17.2013
To honor this new burst of soul summer in me, my mantra today is imagine.  I've been using it as my mantra for several days, if you're going to push me for truth in thinking.  I've been addressing it to force change in my life.  Jane Wilson's post, Just One Little Boy, with a Gun,...
michael-seidel's picture
Jun.03.2013
Today's mantra is simple - look forward and move forward -- and keep moving. I feel like I've traversed a bridge recently.  I'm leaving behind my past's golden dreams.  I'm creating new golden dreams. I met a man, Teddy within the last few weeks.  He said the secret to life is to...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Feb.02.2013
    In our global web conversation at GlobalNiche.net this month, leadership coach Tanya Monsef Bunger led a workshop called "Be the Captain of Your Own Ship". Inspired by the ships that cross the Bosphorus Strait of Istanbul where she lived for ten months, Tanya suggests you "think of...
michelle-matthews-calloway's picture
Jan.26.2013
I believe that statement . . . do you? Today in Southwest Louisiana we are treated to clear skies and a delightful 74 degree temperature. I'd like nothing better than to be sitting outside sipping a white chocolate mocha at Starbucks. Instead, I'm cooped up inside, trying to stay on task so that I...
karen-r-kilby's picture
Aug.17.2012
“Don’t die with the music still in you.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes Is there something you’ve wanted to do but keep putting off?  Are you even aware of the song in your heart you’ve been wanting to share?  Perhaps you’ve hummed a bar or two but wondered how it could be composed. Ever...
michael-seidel's picture
Jun.27.2012
Did some refining of my thinking and some more traveling toward self-actualization. Did some writing, seven miles of walking in pleasant eighty degree weather, two pints of beer and a couple hours with my writing group tonight.  Great hearing of their growth and success and sharing their joy,...
sam-horn's picture
Apr.01.2012
CBS Sunday Morning does it again. I never watch it without being introduced to some evocative insight or inspiring individual. Today’s treat was an interview with a refreshingly honest and profound musician … Patti Smith. This is how her thought-provoking interview with Anthony Mason started...