Looking for new friends after college is tough…

Looking for new friends after college is tough… Most of my friends are in grad school or in the process of becoming a student.  I’m told that grad school is all encompassing.  I know that the logical thing to do is just to leave everyone be, but I am not really sure where to turn. […]

“A person who i…

“A person who is a master in the art of living makes little distinction between their work and their play, their labor and their leisure, their mind and their body, their education and their recreation, their love and their religion. They hardly know which is which, they simply pursue their vision of excellence and peace. […]

Nature loves me back

Last week I attended a lecture about ecology and Hinduism. The professor noted that The Gita states that our relationship with nature, well really our love of nature, relates back to us seeing divinity in every inch of earth. So I started to walk around and turn up my thoughts a little louder. I always […]

“Stupid Questions”: Searching for Knowledge While Ducking Shame for Not Knowing the Answers

Hesitation before asking a question: I wanted to ask my writing group a question…I asked the question but found myself hesitating before doing so. My personal assignment this week is to consolidate my writings since 2005, print, and highlight what I want to keep. This act was a teeth biting moment for me. It doesn’t […]

Song is complete!

Song writing: It has been a goal of mine to write a song.  A friend of mine said that we would write one together in 2004.  It never happened.  The goal became a dream.  And then it became a thing to cross off my bucket list. I have the tendency to want to make everything […]

I am not public property

Has anyone ever told you, that you don’t deserve something?: In 7th grade I won student of the month. I was happy for 10 seconds before the crowd of students booed. This was announced in the lunch room. After lunch I went to my 5th period class where my teacher said congrats and students looked […]

Jane Austen you are my hero

When you think of Beyonce you may think of “all the single ladies”.  When you think of single ladies many things might come across your mind.  Perhaps it is panic that you are not married.  Maybe the tired word spinster comes to mind.  Maybe you are thinking of a young lady who is unattached. For […]