Tag Archives: aliveness

Yes! We ARE Artists

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it … Continue reading

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The Glow of Flow, or Optimal Experience

  “….[T]he best moments in our lives, are not the passive, receptive, relaxing times…The best moments usually occur when a person’s body or mind is stretched to its limits in a voluntary effort to accomplish something difficult and worthwhile….”~Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi … Continue reading

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The Magical Potion of Passion

  Last night, a faraway friend came for dinner and described his excitement at getting back to his passion: scuba diving.  I knew both about the longstanding passion and the lengthy gap between now and when he used to dive … Continue reading

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whispers of the heart

I am your soul’s breath warmed by desire now caught, calling to you I am the tingling electrifying your skin, racing your pulse, echoing your heart I am the smile drenching your lips, igniting your eyes in delight: passion’s undeniable … Continue reading

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So, You Used To Be A Dancer? Life Lessons From Dancing (Reprise)

  “Ask [yourself] what makes you come alive and go do it.  Because what the world needs are people who have come alive.”~~Howard Thurman Folks keep coming across my path, voicing their passions along with their regret in not pursuing … Continue reading

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Dancing On Water

A floating stage An ever-shifting floor An  offering of public art A prayer Such a spectacular day!  Venturing forth on Cape Cod Bay on our Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP), I was inspired by the gorgeousness to take my pop-up … Continue reading

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It’s About Rapture!

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
That’s been my mantra for the past ten days. Spurred by watching the iconic “The Power of Myth,” with the late visionary, Joseph Campbell. It’s about rapture! My shorthand for remembering to keep an eye…

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