Monthly Archives: February 2014

Doing the work.

We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.  -Carlos Castenada Whew, now, isn’t this the truth? Like T r u t h with a capital T. Some always will believe their … Continue reading

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In the gray.

Do not pray for an easy life. Pray for the strength to enjoy a difficult one.  -Bruce Lee Important decisions are difficult. They’re made particularly hard when there’s no clear path, when we must rely on faith. Faith in ourselves. Faith … Continue reading

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Stay open, forever.

Anything is possible. Stay open, forever, so open that it hurts, and then open up some more, until the day you die, world without end, amen.  -George Saunders I have had teachers throughout my life. Thinking back, it was my … Continue reading

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Coming alive.

But what if the prince is meant to be a metaphor? –Justine Musk A metaphor for what, I thought. And then I read the rest of the passage. . . . When you fight your way through painful experience, when you … Continue reading

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