Hope is a gentle and powerful force that activates within us a fuller capacity to overcome our worldly troubles. I would say that hope is an essential (but certainly not the only) ingredient in abiding happiness. These quotes about hope will encourage you to trust, and to contribute your energy to the most positive use […]
Optimism is about looking on the bright side of life, but it’s not about dismissing reality. When we opt to be optimistic in a given situation, we’re bringing a certain brightness to that situation. The perspective, and disposition, that we apply to life has a tremendous impact not only on how life feels, but on […]
Letting go of the past, the hurt, the perfect picture in our heads, our resistance to loving life now—this is NOT always so easy to do, but it’s a worthwhile journey to take. If we’re spiritual, it becomes part of the spiritual journey. It becomes part of the human journey, I am certain. This poem […]
A son’s first hero and a daughter’s first love—that’s what a wonderful gift a great father is to his children. These Father’s Day quotes are in honor of my dad who I miss dearly, but whose love and light will forever guide my way.
When things get a little messy, you still retain one great power. These quotes about strength aren’t about forcing ourselves to be what we’re not or to make it all happen, but they remind us that true strength is based in deep love, and a trust that nothing is ever left undone.
I’ve had a rendezvous or two with grief and anger, and I have a few words to share about the experience. Maybe something said here can reconnect you with a healing truth.
Journaling is an ancient tradition that dates back to at least 10th century Japan, and it’s no mystery why it’s still a beloved practice. The benefits of journaling reach far beyond the page. Pen plus paper equals a powerful life tool for cultivating awareness, tracking transformation, and building a good relationship with oneself, others, and […]
Feeling sad is part of the healing process, and it’s part of living a full and meaningful life. Navigating the rich tapestry of being a human is a colorful journey. Keep alive the awareness that you’re more than your emotions, and your emotions will morph into important messengers that arise to guide you in the […]
This is a positive affirmation to step into the light, to literally and figuratively let the sunshine sink into your soul, when you’re having a tough time pulling yourself through the darkness. In fact, the sun has never stopped shining on you; the light will always fill the broken edges of your humanness when you […]
This is a reminder that you are enough, this moment is enough, and everything is okay even when it may not feel like it is.