Posts tagged with ‘life lessons’

  • Goodbye VW (last decade); Hello SAAB (next decade)

    By on January 1, 2010

    A new decade seems like practically a whole new epoch. This is all symbolized for me right now by...

  • A Seminar on Socrates’ Apology by Plato

    By on November 7, 2009

    The parents were given the homework of reading Plato’s Apology, which is his account of Socrates’ defense at his...

  • Photos of a Wordless Walk

    By on October 26, 2009

    I was inspired to invite my husband on an unusual walk today, where we both agreed in advance that...

  • New Poem by Me: Compassion Not Criticism

    By on October 11, 2009

    Compassion Not Criticism When you criticize you fail to comprehend that everyone is dealing with more than anyone can...

  • On Fire About Church

    By on October 1, 2009

    Driving home from church last night, my husband and I expressed gratitude for our individual and mutual commitment to...

  • Eye of the Beholder

    By on August 25, 2009

    I have been contemplating rainbows recently, spurred by something I read in the Sentinel magazine (see here). As a...

  • Surrender Not Control

    By on August 20, 2009

    A friend of mine used this title phrase in casual conversation last night, and I can’t even remember what...

  • Judy’s Twelve Life Lessons for Creativity

    By on August 17, 2009

    I have some awesome friends. One of them is Judy Reilly. She was a fellow church member here for...

  • Home as Hobby

    By on July 29, 2009

    I have started working on de-cluttering and streamlining my office which is one of my major goals for this...

  • Today’s Newspaper Article By Me: Spiritual Cultivation

    By on July 25, 2009

    I am a writer for the Danbury New Times Forum on Faith column. Here is the article that came...

  • Centering

    By on March 25, 2009

    I have mostly been hand-building in pottery lately (see picture above of my pumpkin leaf), and it has been...

  • My New Poem: Nipping it in the Bud?

    By on March 1, 2009

    Nipping it in the Bud? love an opening bud tentative, unsure is it safe? trust experience: so disappointing, so...