“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away” – Maya Angelou On July 26, 2013, my life changed dramatically causing my view and vision of who I was and what I wanted from life to radically shift. I had been focused on balancing career and . . .
Archives for February 2018
The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don't go back to sleep. ~Rumi It’s 3:30 am and I am wide awake. It’s not that my husband is snoring or because my 11-1/2-year-old son is away at camp and the house feels empty; no, it’s because this is the time I usually get up and have the morning to . . .
I was never as close to my father as I was to my mom – probably because he and I are so very much alike: stubborn, a bit bossy and fiercely independent – but sitting right in front of me was an opportunity to change my relationship with my father, to bring my strength and inner wisdom to form a new . . .
Saying goodbye to my Mom was a journey I never dreamed of taking; she was the picture of perfect health: yoga, vegetarian, non-drinker, non-smoker and walked daily. She was 73 and had the energy of people half her age. When we received the original diagnosis of cancer I became a warrior for her . . .