Tagged as: Truth

how changing the way we look at things changes the things we look at

The Way We Look at Things Perspective is everything. What’s yours? Think of something that’s causing you stress. Something that happens regularly. Bad drivers. A co-worker. A family member. What do you think of them in that situation? Be totally honest. It’s ok. Me and the Chair I’m asking because I was annoyed at a…

Nov 19, 2013 · Read More · Comment

the truth about the truth

perception I was completely convinced it was true. It didn’t even occur to me to question it. Even though it was the first time I’d looked in a mirror and seen myself that way. Our new building has a mirror in the lobby. It’s the first thing you see when you walk in the front…

Nov 5, 2013 · Read More · Comment

the beauty of falling apart

There’s a beauty in falling apart. In the raw, unfiltered explosion of emotion that’s been there for so long but tucked away behind the smile. Truth always feels good. Even when it hurts. Even when it makes us want to slide down onto the kitchen floor and wrap our arms around our knees and just…

Nov 27, 2012 · Read More · Comment

truth! some days I want to give the finger to the universe. failing, trying, falling, getting up

TRUTH! The other day was a rough one. Truth: I cried for nearly an entire evening–except for the time when I was teaching a yoga class, when I refused to let my mind be anything but present–and failed, and tried again, and failed, and tried again. Truth: At one point during the day, I thought…

Apr 3, 2012 · Read More · Comment (4)

the how of happiness: aka, the real reason I left my former magazine editor dream job to fumble my way towards my dream life

Mar 29, 2012 · Read More · Comment (2)

truth always feels good. a 4-step exploration of speaking up

I am not an expert at this. I’m not a pro. But then again, word has it that what we need to learn is what we teach best–because if we did it automatically, if it came instantly and naturally, how would we know how it happened? I had a whole schedule written up for inspired…

Jan 27, 2012 · Read More · Comment