Remain Childlike

Remain Childlike

Today, while out on my morning walk, I acted like such a child! You see, I saw the city truck and the noisy machine, and I got soooo excited! SOMETHING was about to happen! Yes, I was jumping with curiosity. And then that little voice in my head said, “Curiosity killed the cat, you know.” “But I’m just curious. I’m …

Allow Yourself

Allow Yourself

It was the first day of the year. Three hours into the New Year. The party was over. The revelers had all gone to sleep. The moon was full and truly did give the luster of midday on the breast of snow. Finally, I was alone with the quiet. (Broken only by the sounds of my husband’s snoring. Alas, so …

The Art of Waiting

The Art of Waiting

Waiting. Tick, tock. Waiting, waiting, waiting. Tick tock. Tick tock. You feel like you are in limbo. In between the letting go of one thing and the having of another. You feel restless. Slightly anxious. There’s a nagging within and tension in the gut that won’t go away. You try not to notice it when you go to sleep. Yet …