Mindful Travel — Find Your Middle Ground

I’ve just recently discovered John O’Donohue’s work and for the first time in my life, I finally found a poem I like. I was so pleased that I actually wrote about it! This lovely blessing shared by Find your Middle Ground re-inforced my determination to get one or two of his books of blessing when … Continue reading Mindful Travel — Find Your Middle Ground

Stuck

I want to write. The words on the fridge are the closest I get to creative. My writing mojo seems to have gone on vacation. Without asking me for permission. How inconsiderate. 

Be gentle with myself

This simple piece of writing reflects so much of what is going on in my life at the moment and provides gentle encouragement for dealing with it. 

I felt like a fraud

I felt like a fraud. Who was I to think that I could write a novel when I hadn't even studied English beyond school?

Are you black with white stripes? Or white with black stripes?

Zebra are so photogenic, I think it is their stripes that make them so. I love this poem by Shel Silverstein (1) about the age old question regarding their stripes. Zebra question I asked the zebra Are you black with white stripes? Or white with black stripes? And the zebra asked me, Or you good … Continue reading Are you black with white stripes? Or white with black stripes?