Why We Need Dynamic Balance

How do you balance it all? It's funny, but I always thought of balance as a static thing.  Once I achieved balance I'd just have to keep doing things exactly the same each day and it would all stay balanced, right? For example, there was that happy time of life when my one baby slept … Continue reading Why We Need Dynamic Balance

My mind is a whirl with thoughts and ideas, dreams and plans.  Reading from such a variety of new places and books has my brain running far ahead of the rest of me.  I've not been able to keep pace this last week though for taking care of sick ones including myself. Along with the … Continue reading


"What do you see out there?" he asked as I peered into darkness. "Shimmering diamonds," I replied, curtain falling back, as I turned away from the window. The moon had risen, light fractured into a million pieces through the frosted windows.  I stood there and shivered from the beauty. Even now early in the morning … Continue reading Diamonds

Fighting the Flight

"I Only Write When Inspiration Strikes. Fortunately It Strikes at Nine Every Morning." I loved this quotation I read in The War of Art.  He attributed it to Somerset Maughum, and though some dispute that, the truth remains the same.  For me, the inspiration needs to strike somewhat earlier before everyone else is up and … Continue reading Fighting the Flight


Fingers hover over keyboard frozen. Blank space shines back bright. So much potential. So much fear. Starting over, over again. Seems to be a theme in my life. New school after new school. New job.  Even new country. New love.  New name. New life. Move some more. Move back. Who am I? His.  And He … Continue reading Potential