“I know of no more encouraging fact than of the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.”
-Henry David Thoreau
“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?”
– Mary Oliver
Have you ever had one of those days where the pile-up of the previous days has left you wanting to just escape to somewhere, anywhere? I bet you have. I found myself on Southwest's website one day this week looking for something very specific. The criteria:...
October 6, 2019. I sat on the deck of my steps this morning, not long after the sun had risen above the horizon. It was bright enough for the sun’s rays to highlight the golds and yellows of grounded leaves and the endless shades of October green, but not bright...
"Close your eyes. And feel the weight of your body, resting against your seat. See if you can let it quickly resolve itself into a cloud of sensation. Forget about the parts of your body. Don't notice hands or feet. Or shoulders. Or your back. There's just each new...