Beauty in a Dark Sky

Beauty in a Dark Sky

Even in a dark sky there is light and beauty. Sometimes it’s easy to see. Sometimes we need patience, time and breath to see it. Photo courtesy of Steve O’ Bryan of SmackSmog  ...
The Reward of Just Sitting Still

The Reward of Just Sitting Still

My friend Amy Jo Lauber has the most gentle way of inspiring a person. My summer morning ritual includes taking a walk around the neighborhood. I love moving through the cool early morning air, greeting other early birds out with their dogs or just stretching their...
Stressed? Give Yourself the Present!

Stressed? Give Yourself the Present!

Editor’s note: This article was contributed by Nicole Newcomb, MHC-P, EWN psychotherapist. ~***~ Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery and today is a gift; that’s why it’s called the present. Do you find yourself living in the past possibly asking “How could I...

A Bouquet of Posts for Mother’s Day

Whether you gave birth to your children, adopted or married into them, just became a mom an hour ago or have great-grandchildren, whether you are a mommy to animals instead of humans– even if you are a single dad who operates as an all around parent extraordinaire, on...

Roger Ebert Never Lost His Voice

Roger Ebert, who passed away today, is on my mind and the minds of millions of admirers all around the globe. His movie reviews were compelling micro stories, someone called his critiques poetry, even when he didn’t like the film. From his review...