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Giving Birth to Self

Giving Birth to Self

I had a powerful dream recently. I gave birth to myself! Literally. In the dream I give birth and I know the tiny infant is me. I am flooded with love for her and wrap her in a snuggly blanket. But then, I put her down inside my large purse and lean it up against […]

Life Commencement

Life Commencement

This is the time of year when lots of us are attending High School and college graduation ceremonies. It’s usually both joyous and bittersweet for the parents. A good percentage of the clients I support are people who are at mid-life, facing transition and working toward launching the next chapter of life. Having the kids […]

Choosing Your Easter

Choosing Your Easter

Remember it’s not about the crucifixion. It’s not about the ones jabbing spears or pounding in the nails. The whole point is the resurrection.  It’s all about the incredible strength and beauty that rises up because of the challenge. Jesus demonstrated that when we remember who we truly are, when we overcome our own sense […]

Crisis or Awakening?

Crisis or Awakening?

Are you at that mystifying place called mid-life wondering how the heck you got here and what’s next? Maybe you’re facing some unexpected challenges or just wanting to have more of a sense of purpose and direction. Maybe there’s an urge to hit the reset button. It might not feel like it but I promise […]

Love is Never Wrong

Love is Never Wrong

In three days I will be halfway across the country picking up my nephew as he is released from prison. I say nephew, but we’re actually more like mom and son at this point. We’ve been through a lot together. Twice before I tried to offer him a stable base, once when he was a […]