Living Awakened

I grew up in Michigan where the summers felt like vacation, always warm and fast; and the winters felt like what winters feel like – cold and never ending. The skies are grey for two-thirds of the year. The snow starts in October and lasts till April…

Who Am I Becoming?

We’ve all heard that we become like the company we keep. We usually use this adage as fuel for getting our kids to choose better friends and, sometimes, we even use it to let go of our own. Like many profound ideas, we focus on how it serves us and alienates others. But what if it is just as important the other way around?…

A Billion Stars

If you and I were to go out for coffee, I would ask you a lot of questions. Not because I am nosy, but because I am curious. I am fascinated by people and the human experience. I’m fascinated by life and non-life and everything in-between…