Empowerment Category

Be bold, be fearless.

How long has it been since you tried something new?  I mean really new, with an open mind and heart?  It doesn’t have to be something big, it’s just the openness that is important. When I think back to younger days, I tried new things all the time.  I mean really, when I left home as […]

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Be What You Love to Do

Here’s a quote from Rumi that stopped me in my tracks: Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. We call what we love our passions, our hobbies–and we look to retirement when we can then devote singular time to them.  Because of course I can’t quit my job and pursue my […]

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Claim Your Passion

Visiting with a lovely mother of five adult children, she described her painting hobby.  “I do art,” she declared. That was last year.  I was lucky enough to catch up with her this summer, and she spoke again of her passion.  “I am an artist,” she said. This beautiful woman described how much she anticipates going into her space every day […]

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The Hero’s Journey

In diverse world mythology there is a shared fundamental story pattern that Joseph Campbell named the Hero’s Journey.    Although each hero is unique, there is a template to the journey.  This likely sounds familiar to you, and may even resonate in your own life.  I certainly hope so, as each one of us is the hero […]

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