Roots ‘n Fruits

Last week (or the week before) I wrote a post about mind maps. I was intrigued by the concept, but as I attempted to make my own map for my 2021 planner, I kept feeling like I needed to change the lay-out from this: To something more like this: You see the more I jotted…

2021*

It arrived with a thud on my doorstep yesterday; my 2021 planner. Technically speaking, I could have continued to use last year’s planner.. it’s undated and of course the bulk of it is blank..but (for reasons that are surely obvious and shared by many) I want 2021 to be completely uncoupled from 2020… fresh start,…

Why we need Christmas.

Last night I had the strangest (most realistic) dream- ever! The message I got from it was so strong, so clear that I feel absolutely compelled to share it this morning. Without going into every detail, because I can’t really remember them all, the basic “story line” went like this: I was standing in a…

Reflections on the Past Week

I had a strange dream last night: I woke up around 5am and decided it was too early to get up. A little while later I woke up again and it was around 4 am. I woke up one last time, and sure enough, it was 3am! Time kept going in the wrong direction! Weird,…

Reflections on the Past Week

I had never paid attention to mailboxes until I got my license, but once I was  able to drive, those dumb things were all I could focus on!  The streets where we lived were so narrow that I was convinced I’d hit a box every time I got behind the wheel.  I became obsessed with…

Caution – Minefield!

Almost every form of negative emotion lives in the delta  that separates the life we are leading from the life to which we feel we are entitled. Depression, anger, jealousy and resentment all occupy that space between our present day reality and the fantasy version of our existence.  The wider the gulf, the more room…