Beauty of Beginnings – March 7th

Beauty of Beginnings – March 7th

Today I have to do something that I have been avoiding. My aversion to this task comes because it will expose a bad decision made in the past. Thinking about this makes me feel vulnerable, and to a degree, a failure. Today I might remember that I am not my past. I am...
Beauty of Beginnings – February 4th

Beauty of Beginnings – February 4th

Below the thrashing beat of stress is a place that is still. Last night, in  the dark hours, awake and perturbed, I sunk below the frenzy of a million thoughts and a myriad of emotions, and found that still place. It was an oasis. The day had been a tangle of...
What are you devoted to?

What are you devoted to?

Devote – late 16th cent. (in the sense [dedicate formally, consecrate] ): from Latin devot- ‘consecrated,’ from the verb devovere, from de- ‘formally’ + vovere ‘to vow.’ Devotion invites a vow. Vows are more high frequency than a promise. Vows are solemn...