Tag Archives: Imperfection

Ode to messing up (with thanks to Anne Lamott)

“You have to make mistakes to find out who you aren’t. You take the action, and the insight follows: You don’t think your way into becoming yourself.”  Anne Lamott Anne Lamott is one of my favorite authors, mostly because of … Continue reading

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God Says Yes to Me – by Kaylin Haught

I asked God if it was okay to be melodramatic and she said yes I asked her if it was okay to be short and she said it sure is I asked her if I could wear nail polish or … Continue reading

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The power of new pajamas.

So, this “tweenager” came in with a broken heart. She wanted to figure out how to never hurt so bad again.  I told her that based on her age, she was likely to experience another broken heart at some point. … Continue reading

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The Power of Vulnerability

At the end of this post, there is a link to a TED Talk.  TED Talks are some of the best and brightest lectures on various topics, delivered in stimulating and captivating ways that engage the audience. This talk is … Continue reading

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Doubt on the spiritual path.

Religion (one holy book, one building with required attendance and one appointee who will speak to the divine on your behalf) has never worked for me. Spirituality (many books, all locations and easy personal access to the divine) has been … Continue reading

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How the Light gets in…

I saw Leonard Cohen perform last night, and he did the song Anthem (click to play). Ring the bells, that still can ring…. Forget your perfect offering… There is a crack, a crack, in everything…. That’s how the light gets … Continue reading

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