Tag Archives: New Year

New Dawn, New Year: No Nonsense

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and … Continue reading

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Finding Your Voice

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice.”~T.S. Eliot I have been kicking around this idea for awhile.  Of losing and finding our voices. Especially about having lost my writing voice, my … Continue reading

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Transformation: The Elixir Is Inside Us

“When she transformed into a butterfly, the caterpillars spoke not of her beauty, but of her weirdness. They wanted her to change back into what she always had been. But she had wings.”~Dean Jackson “You have the opportunity to transform … Continue reading

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Let’s Vitalize The World!

“The influence of the vitalized person is that he vitalizes.” ~Joseph Campbell I’ve been viewing the epic interviews of visionary/philosopher/hero Joseph Campbell on “The Power of Myth.” Somewhat familiar with Campbell’s game changing research and theories, I was thrilled to … Continue reading

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Laughing In The New Year

“I love people who make me laugh.  I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh.  It cures a multitude of ills.  It’s probably the most important thing in a person.”–Audrey Hepburn ‘Tis 12:30 a.m. on the last … Continue reading

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The Joy Project

JOY.  That’s what I’d like to focus on for 2013.   Since I created this Sirena Tales blog a year ago, I’ve been highlighting enchantment, which to me involves a big dollop of joy.  I think I’m just shifting the lens … Continue reading

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let go (poem)

Perhaps, in the fresh necklace of new dawns she will, finally, learn to let go. Stale disappointments, coagulating complaints, and leftover fears; injustices, tussles, and stumbles. Even nothing. All wash in, all wash out. The waves she luxuriates becoming more than … Continue reading

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