Going On From Here

I haven’t enjoyed this week much. It reminds me of the week after 09/11, when I thought I would drown in the hate and despair around me. I’m not on Facebook, but my partner is and I hear more than I want to about what’s going on there. I’m developing a pathological hatred of the […]

Don’t Be Where the Blow Lands

My partner has trained in Aikido, and he relates hearing the above advice years ago from his teacher. Ever since he repeated it to me, I’ve been turning it over in my mind. We lately found a Tai Chi teacher and joined a class. I’ve wanted to do Tai Chi for a long time, and […]

Write Where I Am

Do you ever wonder what you’re doing wrong?  I do.  I’ve been up since 4:30 this morning telling myself I will NOT be stressed and overwhelmed.  It’s not working So I’m going to go with it.  I’m going to allow myself to be stressed and overwhelmed.  I’m going to stop running away from the feeling […]