Passions. Passionate. Passion.

We all have it. Whether it’s a passion for words, for our lover, or a favorite food. But what does it mean? To be passionate? Or to have a passion for something? Or to live passionately? How and why do we say these things? Before we get to that, let me first explain the meaning [...]

Rest. Relax. Repeat.

I just got back from Aruba. Thursday night. It was a bumpy flight. But hitting the tarmac at BWI, though rainy and cold and very windy, I felt exhilarated. It was only supposed to be a relaxing, budget-friendly vacation away from work and the normal, everyday craziness. A time to chill out and unwind and [...]

About today…

After viewing Facebook today with all the negativity, these are things everyone should do (and, yes, I need to take my own advice)…. One: Thank the Goddess you are alive and breathing. You were given another day. Use it wisely. Don't squander it. Don't wish harm on others. For that matter, don’t wish on others [...]

Closer to me.

The late Dr. Wayne Dyer said, “Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change." I had read this quote many times before, but today, for some reason, this resonated with me. You see, I love yoga. I love that it calms my mind, because it seems that my mind [...]