There is Grand Scale Personal Love that comes from intense 1:1 relationships, whether it’s between close friends, family members, or romantic partners. But there is also the Small Scale Universal Love that comes from washing the dishes, mowing the lawn, stopping for two minutes to say hello to the neighbor, wiping the nasty eye gunkContinue reading “Love in Every Thing”
Sometimes it is as simple as showing up, especially when you don’t feel like it.
Sometimes you won’t be able to see beyond the next curve of the road you’re on. But trusting that there will be a path that will take you where you want to go, or that you’ll be strong enough to build your own if needed… is what it means to have faith.
From Oh the Places You’ll Go, by Dr. Seuss. This is one of my favorite books, and everyone should read it. Not just kids.
One thing I am trying to figure out in life is how to have some appreciation for myself that isn’t totally dependent on external factors. For now, my gut still tells me that there’s only four things that make me feel like I’m worth something: When I make good progress in my work. When IContinue reading “Self Worth”
I have this idea for a story, or maybe even a game of some sort. It involves a magical box that is sort of a time machine, but not in the ordinary sense of the word. It is small, maybe big enough to fit a dozen books or so in, and it features a 12Continue reading “Memory Box”