120 results for author: Debra
Last October, around the middle of the month, when I first visited NW Arkansas, I sat with my sister one evening making mind maps. Yep, that's what we do. I had made the decision emotionally to move but had no idea
The workshop was going smoothly. All the participants were engaged in the material and I could see the light bulbs of recognition and understanding popping. Several of the ladies attending were empty-nesters who never had a career outside the home. Their lifetime focus had been nurturing family and running a household. Suddenly, what they thought of as their “purpose” just left for college and they were left standing with a generous heart and lots less laundry. As we talked about Dreams and what gets in the way of manifesting them, one participant blurted, “Oh no! I lived my life all WRONG!” She was regretting the ...
Standing at the kitchen sink, I felt tension through my shoulders and neck. My body was filled with anxiety. Contemplating a move and all its complexities right at the holidays had my mind overflowing with detail.
Are you the kind of person that is constantly looking for things? I don’t mean the what-did-I-come-in-here-for moments, I mean, it’s time to go – do you know where your keys are?
The painting of a huge, burgundy rose was stunning. It was hanging on the dusty back wall in a resale shop. As I stood and appreciated the beauty and craftsmanship, I couldn’t help but wonder about the artist and how that lovely work ended up here. When I asked the shop owner about it,
Once upon a time, in my early 40’s, I was a professional musician. I sang alto in an a capella quartet. We were the darlings