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Focusing on what's most important

Several days ago, I wrote that I need to identify and cultivate the skills necessary for my transformation.  My sense is that mindfulness is #1 on that list of skills and I’m thinking the ability to focus on what’s most important is in the top 5.  1,093 more words



You will never

change yourself

by trying to change

everybody else.

You will never

truly find happy

by trying to keep

others happy.

You will never live… 37 more words


Full disclosure

I’ve neglected this blog over the past several days, but I haven’t neglected my transformation.  I’ve just been struggling. A lot.  And I didn’t feel like I had anything to offer the internet, frankly.  1,052 more words


Sustainable Living: Big Picture, Baby Goals

Ever since I watched Dive! (http://www.divethefilm.com/) a few years ago, I have been ultra-concerned with the amount of food we waste. I learned that about 50% of all the food produced in the U.S. 415 more words


Michael B. Siegel: The Misbegotten Crusade Against E-Cigarettes - WSJ

Certainly, this would not be the first time that the nation’s public health establishment, gilded as it is in a patina of credibility, turned out to be wrong. 112 more words

Health Policy

This Journey Is Mine To Live.

Sometimes I feel my greatest flaw is thinking it is my duty to explain to others what they don’t understand about me. I tell myself that it is important for people to like me, to know me as I really am. 340 more words


The power of the spoken word

Preparing other people to speak publicly has always been a part of my job but because doing it myself is, I believe, going to become a more frequent thing, I decided to write about that with Jy, my spirit guide.   868 more words

Written With Spirit