Roughly 5 years ago, I was trying to come back to my creative life as a new mother. I couldn’t find my rhythm. I didn’t even have a parenting-work-life rhythm, and to add a creative practice to the mix felt so big but so essential at the same time. I worried the creative parts of myself […]
Welcome! I have wanted a new home for Choose Your Own Journey for some time. My new online home is now set up and ready to go, and I couldn’t be happier to return to write more here. For those of you who are just finding me, I began my blog Choose Your Own Journey in […]
It’s okay to be scared. Just show up. It’s okay to doubt yourself. Trust your inner knowing. It’s okay to stumble. In your mistakes truth is revealed. It is okay to feel vulnerable. Vulnerability breeds connection. It is okay to ask questions. The answers will come.
I am re-purposing today. I wrote the passage below 4 months ago: (9/25/13), just before leaving New Jersey and my job. I write to remember where I am and make sense of it all. It helps me recognize where I am in the present moment, reminding me of where I want to go. Writing is […]
Pema Chodron speaks to my soul. In her book, Living Beautifully with Uncertainty and Change she helps me make sense of my life the past 18 months. The book begins: “As human beings we share a tendency to scramble for certainty whenever we realize that everything around us is in flux. In difficult times the […]