How many of us are wrestling with a deep desire to “start again”? At times the idea can be exhilarating, and at other times, exhausting. As for myself, I seem to oscillate between both poles. I've chosen to have a life with lots of change in it, and for the most part, it has served me well. But this time, as I feel the touch of change at my back, … [Read More...]
Previous Episodes of Healing Conversations
When Life is Getting Crazy and Hazy
It's getting kind of weird “out there”; so it might be time to wrap yourself up in Community and Nature, hunker down, and ride out the storm. At least that is what I … [Read More...]
Are You Being Nourished or Drained?
I have a little project for August; it is near and dear to my heart because it centers around gratitude, balance, and nourishment. For the past couple of years, … [Read More...]
What are you built for?
One thing that I’ve learned over the past couple of years is that I yearn to travel lightly; to disencumber myself from the “ties that bind’” and touch the freedom … [Read More...]
How can I make something out of nothing?
I've been playing with a “How can I make something out of nothing?” inner dialogue for the past couple of months; diligently training myself to use it … [Read More...]
“What’s Your Father’s Name?” Cape Breton custom has roots in the Hebrides
If you spend a little time on Cape Breton Island, chances are you’ll encounter someone in your daily travels being asked the familiar question: “What’s your father’s … [Read More...]