Category Archives: life lesson carried

Clarity

After my visit to the eye doctor I ordered new glasses with new frames … this level of clarity cost over $700. I’ve read thousands of pages, watched hundreds of hours of video on animal training and applied it … … Continue reading

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Learning mastery

My asking has celestial life in the shadowy garden still. I once read it took at least 10,000 hours or maybe a lifetime to become a master of whatever you’re trying to master. It’s not possible at 10 minutes or … Continue reading

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We were angels on our grandparent’s farm – :)

We had a previous and well honored agreement to never tell our grandparents about any problems or arguments we had while we were there for visits. We were actually angels at our grandparents. In fact if we needed to argue … Continue reading

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In a crisis – near death, horses, flying and SCUBA

You ask, honestly how do I respond in a crisis? And I am thinking what do you think is a crisis? From that answer you know how I respond in a crisis. But you say, really, does that mean analysis, … Continue reading

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Helplessness – perish the thought

If tears are a waste of time, well ticktock. If fear causes panic, well prepare to be hurt. I’d rather try stuff and fail than say I was helpless to do anything about it, even if it turns out I … Continue reading

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Sorrow, the sky cries

It is raining, on the snow. Maybe a fitting showing of grief over the meaningless death of so many in that Connecticut grade school. It’s a long way from here to there. But we share the loss. Crying to the … Continue reading

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People are like food – I hear we waste a lot of food

Wouldn’t it be great if people would know you well enough to just invite you to things you would like and skip it for the rest? I like people, with food.  I like people, with purpose. Food and purpose is … Continue reading

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Nine ways to invite your animals to work with you

Can’t catch your horses? Afraid to let your dog off the leash? Kitty, kitty, kitty…kitty, where’s kitty? Sad when the animals that are supposed to love you don’t want to join you. I’m thinking that ‘unconditional love’ is overlooking some … Continue reading

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Cascading Appetite

Black, orange, white, blue velvet fuzz dipping, floating, wandering as if lost, but accurately finding flowery food. I would like, no love, to look so beautiful while gorging on sweet stuff. There are some glamorous iridescent flies, green, blue waves … Continue reading

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Time for Making Music

So the story goes that my oldest cousin at the elder age of eight, to my four-years, asked my mom why I sang all the time. “Is there something wrong with her?” My mom, in good mom fashion, reassured him … Continue reading

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