Tag Archives: Strength

Chasing watermelons is easy, being “normal” is hard…

May 12, 2011

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“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal”. ~ Albert Camus To me the word “normal” is hilarious.  Who gets to define “normal”?  And what gives the person who defined “normal” the right to be the barometer for all that is “normal”?  What happens when what is “normal” gets a kink […]

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Being and staying strong while feeling powerless…hard but possible.

May 9, 2011

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“Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.”  ~Unkwown Today, I needed to be like this oak tree.  Strong, stable, wise, and grounded.  Instead I feel more like a weeping willow. In coming […]

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What gives you purpose? A journey worth taking…

May 5, 2011

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“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.” ~ Wayne Dyer I love the concept of having  a purpose, it sounds so, well, purposeful.  But if you would have asked me 5 years ago or even 3 years ago what […]

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Stay put or go get it, your choice…which will you choose?

May 3, 2011

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Just a thought for the day.  I am facing these same choices, but today I have made the decision to go out in the world and find it for myself, wish me luck!  What’s your choice?

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Kindness + Engagement + Digital Media = Overwhelming Love

April 28, 2011

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“Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible / it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.”  ~ Barbara De Angelis Today I am overwhelmed.  With love.  Today is the day I […]

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Bottles vs. Blackberries. Remember to “engage” not with technology but your life.

April 25, 2011

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“Life gives us brief moments with another…but sometimes in those brief moment we get memories that last a life time…” ~ Unknown As I am getting ready to speak on a panel for Digital LA tonight, and as I am thinking about some of the topics the moderator has suggested we will discuss, one that […]

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Count your blessings…sometimes we forget how many we have. Today is a good day to remember.

April 21, 2011

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“Better to lose count while naming your blessings than to lose your blessings to counting your troubles.”  ~Maltbie D. Babcock Today is a gentle reminder for you and me that sometimes your blessings are piling up and you may forget, or rather perhaps you just aren’t tuned in, but then you can be cued to […]

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In honor of courage….everyday is a new day. Take a step.

April 19, 2011

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And sometimes all it takes is a quiet ask for help to show great courage. What will be your first step?

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Letting go can bring Sunshine, Tulips, Windmills and Cheese (yum!)

April 15, 2011

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Finding Strength in being Happy in Holland when I wanted to go to Italy.

April 14, 2011

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“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” ~ Buddha I have been thinking a lot about the word strength lately.  What is means, what it feels like, how do you describe the feeling in words.  I […]

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