SURRENDER TO THE INEVITABLE EBBS OF LIFE

Right now I’m in an ebb. I can feel it. And I have to consciously surrender to it every day, because I trust in the cycle of ebb and flow, and not necessarily because it feels natural to me. Surrendering to the ebbs of life runs completely counter to American living. Americans push, and go, … Continue reading SURRENDER TO THE INEVITABLE EBBS OF LIFE

ELIMINATE “FAT” FROM YOUR VOCABULARY

Over the years, whenever I hear the F-A-T word uttered in any context, even if it’s coming across as playfully self-deprecating, it sounds harsher to my ears than the even more well-known offensive four-letter-F-word. For many of us, the wounds from this word were inflicted sometime between the ages of birth and 18. And if … Continue reading ELIMINATE “FAT” FROM YOUR VOCABULARY