Archive for September, 2013

Up, Up, and Away..

So there I am, getting ready to finally go on the hot air balloon ride I have been waiting for since my sisters gifted me the opportunity 8 years ago, and all of these emotions come flooding over me. Now the funniest part is that fear never entered the equation before that point, yet my […]

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Life Before I Was Born

We all wonder about the afterlife – whether we believe in reincarnation, are atheists, or anything in between.  Whether we scientifically believe that this is it, and we just become a dark, decomposed body beneath the surface of the earth or fragments of ash, or have more faithful beliefs that there is a soul within […]

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Are You Spontaneous?

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”- John Lennon   That was the text I got from a friend the other day, offering to take me out on his family yacht to Fire Island. As summer drew to a close, the thought of being pampered on a boat by the […]

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My Escape

There’s a place I seek to escape to To take refuge from this dark I don’t know where it is There is no map that can lead me to it There is no “X” marks the spot No pre-planned path to my nirvana On a journey to the unknowns Running away from what is To […]

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Our Life Metaphors

What is life? We oftentimes compare how life is to a well known situation or image to best describe our experience. I recently read something that asked me that question – what image do you think of when you think of your life? I thought of a rollercoaster. But not one of those Six Flags […]

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