Tag - joy

15
Jan

Change… & The Kitchen Stool

I’ve been thinking about change, of course– most of us are– as this New Year begins. Who can resist the fresh start, the clean slate?  So appealing…. Yet, I’ve also been thinking about the changes  that I don’t welcome.  For me those changes come mostly with age. And yes, I can complain about the wrinkles …

26
Oct

“Holding It Lightly”

One of my dearest friends used to urge me to “hold it lightly.”  I would often hang up from our talks wondering exactly what she meant – what holding it lightly looked and felt like.   I think I understand now. It’s simple really.  Holding on tightly crushes, chokes the air out, stifles.  It is …