It’s the year to change the pre-set buttons in your consciousness

“Do a loony-goony dance
’ Cross the kitchen floor. 
 Put something silly in the world. 
That ain’t been there before.”—Shel Silverstein Car radios have buttons to pre-set favorite stations, making it easy to find, say KKFI and KPRS. Our minds work the same way. We program in certain “experiences” on our pre-set buttons and then […]

Why I’m the luckiest person on the planet, Part Six.

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” ― Thornton Wilder Some mornings when I’m running to pickleball (no need to be impressed. It’s a mere one block away), I repeat over and over in my head, “Thank you, God. Thank you, God. Thank […]

Let there be room in your life for magic.

“I’m in love with everyone.”—Michael Beckwith I was lucky. Some writers experience envy when others succeed. I’ve had plenty of other “bad thinking habits,” but envy wasn’t one of them. I’ve always been able to celebrate others’ success, partly because I know I’m connected to everyone and also because I totally get it, that if […]