Swimming in change

swimming

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has courage to lose sight of the shore. - Andre Gide I've always liked this quote, and lately I've been feeling the essence of what this quote means in my life. Funny how that happens, you like a quote, then you find yourself living it...but I … [Read more...]

A Time to Lead, A Time to Follow

dancing

I've always fancied the idea of learning how to ballroom dance - like Salsa and such.  I never did get around to taking lessons but would try to learn a few steps here and there (and no, I do not watch Dancing with the Stars).  I've always been a good student in any undertaking I've pursued.  But … [Read more...]

Falling off the tightrope

Tightrope-Canyon

Sometimes we find ourselves in the position where we have to say words that will hurt another's feelings.  Over the past months, I've found myself in this position and it has been gut wrenching.  Speaking my truth meant hurting someone I care about very much.  But, as I've gotten older, I realize … [Read more...]