Own Your Talents

The things that come naturally to you, the traits and talents that flow out of you so effortlessly... those are yours to do. You are here to grow and smile and expand and do more of those things. The fact that they come so naturally to you is a GOOD thing. You're good at them! … Continue reading Own Your Talents

Creative Writing as a Pathway to Self Love

“Once you have learned to trust your own voice and allowed that creative force inside you to come out, you can direct it to write short stories, novels, and poetry, do revisions, and so on. You have the basic tool to fulfill your writing dreams. But beware. This type of writing will uncover other dreams … Continue reading Creative Writing as a Pathway to Self Love

Tending to the Flock

"Don't ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive” – Howard Thurman   For two years, I helped plan a retreat at my university that empowered students to explore their vocation – the special … Continue reading Tending to the Flock

The Joys of Being Passionate

"All the great saints, in all the traditions, are beings who live absolute passion." - Daniel Odier When we meet new people, one of the first niceties that pops into conversation tends to be “So what do you do?” As if we are what we studied in school, and nothing else. As if our worthiness … Continue reading The Joys of Being Passionate