• You Did It! Now What?

    Recently, a friend of mine completed an arduous two-year Masters degree, made even more difficult by the fact that for a huge chunk of it, her partner needed to work out of province. My friend,

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  • Make Room for Magic

    When I was a child, I happened upon a magical world just by lying in a patch of sun on our basement floor. When positioned exactly right in the sunlight stream, I could suddenly see

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  • Daring to Crack Open

    Have you ever known someone who has “come alive” after an accident or a recovery from an illness? Have you witnessed, or experienced, the intense gratitude and renewed appreciation for life that a brush with

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  • Kissing the Moment

    So, I’m doing a Thirty Day Poetry Challenge. (A hush falls over the room.) I’ve told a few friends. Commentary has been mixed. One of them assumed I meant reading one lovely poem a day.

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  • Morning Goodness

    You might be able to tell from some of my blog content that I am a morning person. It hasn’t always been this way. As teenagers, my sister and I would sleep in until 11

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  • In The Zone

    “Urgency without alignment is wasted energy.” I read this recently in a business article and was struck by the parallels to a spirit-filled life. In business terms, alignment is about being in synch with the

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  • The Science of Appreciation

    It started with a plain blue-lined black notebook. One rainy Sunday afternoon a few years ago, I put on some great music, hauled out a stack of old magazines, and started cutting out pictures and

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