I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, Love

I never promised you a rose garden, love.  His words echo through my mind. Everything good in the world. A rose garden: an image of beauty, perhaps even perfection.  The fragrant petals, the light dew in the mornings, the sunshine, the scent of rich earth.  A rose garden is everything that’s good in the world. Look …

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Which Wolf Will Win?

How do you create a beautiful life when life is full of pain, suffering and injustice?  Living a truly beautiful life is not about ignorance or willful blindness.  It's about choosing who you will be, sometimes every day, sometimes several times each day. There is a Cherokee parable, you may have heard: An old Cherokee …

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How to Make a New Start

Life is all about new beginnings.  When we think of making a new start we usually think of major life changes.  The sheer magnitude of a major life change can stop us in our tracks: where do we even begin?  We can take a little hop, skip or jump without re-inventing our wheel. Today is …

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