Tag Archives: Responsibility

Gifts and Challenges

Free will. Most of us like the idea that we have free will. I get to choose pretty much every nano second of every day how I want to live my life. The word in that sentence that gets us … Continue reading

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Explorers

“Like all explorers, we are drawn to discover what’s out there without knowing yet if we have the courage to face it.” – Pema Chodron Isn’t it amazing how much just plain courage it takes to live in our society? … Continue reading

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What We Really Want

“Why do they always teach us that it’s easy and evil to do what we want and that we need discipline to restrain ourselves? It’s the hardest thing in the world – to do what we want. And it takes … Continue reading

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Life or Death – What Do You Choose?

Sounds ridiculous – right?  That we would choose death.  I’m not talking about someone consciously contemplating suicide.  Nor am I speaking of someone who is in great pain, emotional or physical, in the final hours of life.  I’m thinking of … Continue reading

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Imagining Peace and Joy

Imagining Peace and Joy I really like the internet and technology.  It is very quickly and efficiently facilitating we people of the Earth becoming a true global people.  I wonder how long it will take the politicians and religious groups … Continue reading

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We Are The Ancestors

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better.  It’s not.”  Dr. Seuss, The Lorax   I heard this Dr. Seuss quote recently and it has continued to stay in my mind.  It has … Continue reading

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You’re a Saint

“Don’t fool yourself, my dear. You’re much worse than a bitch. You’re a saint. Which shows why saints are dangerous and undesirable.” – Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead I love this quote!  Anytime I get all self righteous I remember being … Continue reading

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Here’s to the Crazy Ones

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can … Continue reading

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Who Is In Charge?

Who Is In Charge? Did you ever stop to consider when you are angry or disappointed  with another person it is most likely because you have put them in charge of your life?  Or, at least, some aspect of your … Continue reading

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I Don’t Need You! ~ Is That Cool or What?

I Don’t Need You! ~ Is That Cool or What? I suppose the technical, psychological term is co-dependency.  I guess it’s no surprise that so many people are co-dependent with their partner, parents, children, bosses, friends – just about anybody … Continue reading

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