Archive for the 'Inspiration' Category

Making Time for Retreat: The “Good Person” Syndrome

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Do you have the “good person syndrome”? Check and see if the following (faulty) unconscious personal rules may be why you, too, find it hard to make time for retreat:

“I wish that for you too…”

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Listen for their dream, even if it seems to you to be the wildest, most unattainable fantasy that ever existed.

And when you hear that dream, or maybe not even a dream, but what sounds like just a casual statement of desire for something in life (people test you with the little things first), try saying, truly meaning it:

“Yes. I wish that for you too.”

All My Mistakes Have Become Masterpieces…

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

How would it change things if you believed that your mistakes were actually the beginning of masterpieces?

Take the Top Off Your Convertible!

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

I took the top off my convertible last weekend. And the earth moved. Yes, yes, thank you, all of you jokesters for your insight: The earth only appeared to be moving as I zipped along at 70 mph up Texas Highway 290, on my way to see the bluebonnets. Everyone knows it was really the [...]

What if You’re Not Thrilled About Valentine’s Day?

Monday, February 9th, 2009

(Happy Valentine’s Week to all!..Here are some thoughts about Valentine's Day) Many people aren’t crazy about Valentine’s Day. I have a friend who gets grouchy every year at this time. “Why should I have to prove my love to someone on one specific day,” my friend asks, “when I show that love to them all [...]

Life Lessons from Photography #1: Detach from Expectations and Assume the Positive

Monday, February 2nd, 2009

I've learned a lot from being a photographer, and from doing many photo shoots…so I thought I'd share some of my discoveries with you! Here's the start of a new series, found here and on my new, "Inner Path of Photograhy" blog (click here) . This series is for everyone, photographer or not, for the [...]