Author Archives: Lisa

Nourish.

Nourish to me is nourishing food, nourishing your family, nourishing your life. ~Jamie Oliver Today’s black beans came from a farm. The farm seems like a sacred place. It’s at once quiet and active, the green growth visible, the tomatoes and … Continue reading

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The how was not my job.

When you are brave enough to sink into your deepest longing, you will move through the fear and discomfort of not knowing “how,” of not believing it’s possible, to understanding why you want what you want. And then. . . … Continue reading

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What I know. . .

“Write about what you know.”   ~Cathy Zielske What I know becomes different the moment I write about it. It becomes real. Tangible. I can feel it in the shivers. Last week, I wrote :: For me, visioning has opened up … Continue reading

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Go ahead. Take the shot.

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” ~Wayne Gretzky I happened on this quote recently. It reminded me of my dawn, where everything is new. And isn’t that exactly the point? I loved being a litigator, something I left … Continue reading

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I can see it so clearly now.

You must give up the life you planned in order to have the life that is waiting for you. ~Joseph Campbell It was magical. Meeting up with eight soul sisters in a house on a beach in perhaps what was … Continue reading

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A year in the books…

“Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when we look back everything is different.”  ~ C.S. Lewis It’s been a year. Today. Last year on this day, and this evening, I was a patient in a hospital. … Continue reading

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Showing up.

“Keep showing up. Keep showing up to your canvas, to your novel, to your memoir, to your guitar, to your yoga mat, to the dance floor, to the floor of your closet, to the forest, to your bike, to your … Continue reading

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