Keep it Simple

I was this close to not sharing my journal this week. Then I decided to keep it simple. Given how it's the only thing I'm posting these days (yes, I'm perfectly aware that I've been a bit off target with my articles of late), I have no excuse. None. And really, keeping this journal has …

Another Door Opens

When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened to us. -Helen Keller I think Helen Keller was onto something here. Keller embodied what it meant to overcome hardships as the first deaf-blind person to …

The In-Between

"It's everything in between we live for." What are you doing with that time? Regretting or doubting the clumsy start of love? Fearing its end? Or celebrating—lavishly—the in-between? I'm not much of an Oprah fan, but occasionally I find some gems in her countless newsletters that make me stop and consider my life from a …