This is Part 2 of my Desert Ponderings. Reminiscing about my early sabbaticals and all that they’ve taught me. I trust they will speak to you on your journey in some way. My sabbatical journeys began 18 years ago.
The Secret to Finding Yourself I was in turmoil for nearly two decades. I was “in it” so long I’d come to think of turmoil as normal life. What I didn’t realize is how lost in the weeds I’d been until
Upheaval Is Everywhere I’ve been pondering upheaval to uplevel again. That’s become my new buzz phrase. I’m noticing upheaval is everywhere, which is somehow comforting. That means it is not unusual to me, or you, but is a common experience happening all
The Gift That Keeps on Giving I didn’t know just how lost I was until my life fell apart. I had no idea that Life was making a way for new growth—and new fruit—in my barren life. How was I
Embrace, Don’t Resist, Your Upheaval I’ve come through another one. This time I paid more attention: to the process, to what it required of me, to the fears, to the anger… and also to both the expansiveness and the depth that
Choose Thoughts Wisely I recently took my grandkids to the playground, unfortunately it was full of goatheads, those really nasty thorns that flatten your bike tires, and pierce your shoes, your hands or knees or anything else unfortunate enough to