I was talking to a friend of mine yesterday, a very spiritually inclined person, who believes that all of our problems are due to faults in our character. You know the type,. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLEContinue Reading
It has been a few weeks since Selma Blair came out of the MS closet and announced to the world that she shares the same condition as many of us mere mortals. We struggle to tell our stories, to raise awareness, to get empathy and understanding from those who do not know what Multiple Sclerosis is really like.
Digging back into the archives of papers, (ok, computer files) from the past couple of decades, I ran across a piece I had written in 2007. I was surprised at how little had changed inContinue Reading
A few years ago when my daughter and I backpacked through Europe, one morning we stood in front of the Destinations Board in Geneva to decide where to go next. Our first idea was Montpellier, France,Continue Reading
Not the Alien Kind! (Written in Bahrain) Earlier this morning my sister reminded me of something that I sometimes forget about being way over here, half around the world from the USA – today isContinue Reading
Being awake for the journey doesn’t always mean travel. Sometimes it means being awake to the little miracles life has to offer. I was reminded of that awhile back, when out of the blue I wasContinue Reading
The Truth About Thoughts As I crossed the Oakland Bay Bridge tears rolled down my face. It had been a miserable week and I was telling myself life wasn’t worth living. All sorts of ideasContinue Reading