You are the miracle

You are the miracle

‘There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.’ Albert Einstein — It is a miracle that you are here. We take this for granted, in our day-to-day lives. It gets so easy to...
the courage to embrace delight

the courage to embrace delight

It was the perfect, delightful Saturday. We drove through wine country back roads ten minutes from our house, the hills rolling and bleached gold in the late August heat. Twenty minutes later, we arrived at Point Reyes Station, California. We took a stroll through...
ascend the throne of you

ascend the throne of you

Take what you like, leave the rest. After you take what you like and leave the rest, “ascend your throne.” Claim the answers that feel true to you about how life works. Say to the world at large: here’s what I think after experiencing what I’ve experienced, and I...
take action (creating safety is a delusion)

take action (creating safety is a delusion)

You think to yourself, I’ll do that–take action–when I feel more “ready.” In other words, you’ll do it when it feels safer. I know that it can feel tempting to go this route. Certainly, it seems easier to tell ourselves that when we...