Do you remember being a little girl or boy? Playing in the sandbox, riding your bike full force down an enormous hill, climbing a tree… blowing bubbles out of your nose! Yes, you know you have done it all. I have! I used to climb a big, old tree out in the front yard. IContinue reading “PLAYTIME: Time to be free!”
Monthly Archives: May 2011
France here I come
I am busy packing up my luggage for a long trip to France! if you could see my room, you would laugh. Clothes, shoes, books and general stuff strewn all over the place. I am like a little girl excited about my big adventure. What to take? What to leave behind? Next week, I willContinue reading “France here I come”
Simply beautiful as it is!
There are days when I just let go and trust. I hope to learn to do it every day. For this is a beautiful life.
Shadow on the Wall
France is sexy and very proud of it. It is a country where flirting, public signs of affection and seduction is la recette du jour! But recently, things changed. Our media and theirs has been flooded with images of a powerful public figure who has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a woman. Dominique Strauss-Kahn knownContinue reading “Shadow on the Wall”
Angry heart you scream, you rage. You fight with vengeance to be heard. Your spite says “No one is listening!” Your fury persists My shame has no escape. You haunt me. And still, I’ll hold you close Listen, and gently turn your heart Towards home. ©LorraineMarshall@authenticbeing.wordpress.com
Fear – DON”T BUG ME!
So this morning I was attacked by a bug! Well not exactly attacked but this nasty bug with creepy legs crawled across my bathroom counter. Now seriously, I never gave him permission. He was not invited and heck was not paying me any rent to be there. I screamed and swatted it out ofContinue reading “Fear – DON”T BUG ME!”
Rumi was a Sufi poet (Sufism is an Islamic Mysticism) who lived in the 1200’s. He is a Spiritual Poet. Sufis doctrine is to experience the spiritual in the present. I first read “The Essential Rumi” when I was in a very low part of my life. My dear friend Daly De Gagne recommended itContinue reading “Being Human”
Here we are having our weekly “authentic living’ meeting sans Emily. Agenda of the day! COFFEE, CATCH-UP, CLARITY and CO-CREATE.
Don’t Worry Be Happy
The day was gray, the weather the pits and I had to go pay a bill. Not exactly the most exciting or happy things to focus on. But, life has commitments and little surprises too. Then while driving, I heard the song “Don’t Worry Be Happy” by Bobby McFerrin. I am serious- it isContinue reading “Don’t Worry Be Happy”
Well Deserved Rest
Just sending a very brief Hello! I have been extremely busy being mom! My daughter Lauren came in from Boston. It was so wonderful to spend time with her and my son Brennen. We did so much and also laughed lots. I did miss seeing my daughter Brianne. She is in Canada. I sendContinue reading “Well Deserved Rest”
STOP… No change please!
Our lives are moving so fast… this is an age of immense change! We want it… yet FEAR it too. Holding onto that fear can be paralyzing. Have you ever experienced that? What do you do to move past it? I often give my fear a voice… listen to it… is it fear of failure,Continue reading “STOP… No change please!”