I was visiting with longtime, beloved friends last week. Seems I’m not the only one who’s been in an odd, restless place recently. Some combination of what’s in the news, summer expansiveness and being in my second Saturn return (an astrologically significant time of change and upheaval, first in your late 20s and again in […]
Death is so paradoxical — it’s the only thing we can truly be sure of in life, and yet somehow we think it won’t ever really happen to us. Oh yes, we know it intellectually. We plan for it by setting up wills and trusts for loved ones, purchasing plots in cemeteries or making clear […]
There’s this phrase that’s been a mantra of mine for many years now: Don’t forget to remember that you know what you know. What does that mean, exactly, and how do you do it? It means getting quiet and paying attention. It means following the impulse to turn right rather than left and missing an […]
Sometimes it’s easy to feel you know who you are and where you’re going. Other days, the map feels torn to bits and your GPS is out of order. What do you do when it feels like you’ve come to a standstill? How do you reconnect to the inner compass that is always there to guide you home?