Tagged as: gratitude

using gratitude as deflection. do you do this?

There’s a beam of light radiating from someone’s eyes. Coming straight for you. They’re lit up, grinning ear to ear. “Thank you,” they say, filled-up with it, overflowing with it, shimmering with it. “Thank you” you say, “I’ve learned a lot from Marie Forleo, Danielle LaPorte, Martha Beck, my first yoga teacher, my life coach,…

Apr 18, 2013 · Read More · Comment

monday gratitude list: raindrops, rubber boots, and daffodils

It’s springtime on the West Coast and the rain is dumping down. Great, fat raindrops that soak you instantly when they plop onto your shoulder. Or tiny, nearly-invisible raindrops that form an all-encompassing damp that chills you deeper with every step. So today, I’m grateful for umbrellas.And pockets–for tucking otherwise numb fingers inside.Daffodils that, despite…

Apr 4, 2011 · Read More · Comment