Tag Archives: acceptance

All Good Things

Happy Autumn, everyone! If you know me or have followed my art and writing over the years, you may know that this transition from Summer to Fall is a hard one for me. Hard. Every year. I’ve lived in the … Continue reading

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I Say Yes

“Always say “yes” to the present moment. What could be more futile, more insane, than to create inner resistance to what already is? what could be more insane than to oppose life itself, which is now and always now? Surrender … Continue reading

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Trusting Our Pain

I’ve been revisiting my grief books lately (and yes, I do have quite a lot of them). I find them comforting — and not only when I read them, but also just knowing that they occupy a significant row on … Continue reading

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Body Zen: The Skinny on Fat

Last night as I was trying to fall asleep, I sat up in bed and jotted down some notes and one line I wrote was “love your fat.” This idea is coming up for me because we’re inching up on … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Tuesday: Help

“Be someone else’s lighthouse.” ~ Patti Digh Sometimes being another’s lighthouse means offering your help. Giving your time, energy, or resources to someone else is like shining a light on an area of their life that may feel heavy, foggy, … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Tuesday: Radical Self-Acceptance

Time to be the lighthouse for yourself. Yep, I am talking self-acceptance — of the radical variety. I love SARK’s book Make Your Creative Dreams Real and I am particularly fond of her words on radical self-acceptance: “If we don’t … Continue reading

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