What is the opposite of “political?”

I have vowed lately to myself to not post, discuss or even worry about political issues right now. This morning I thought about the definition of the word, political, in order to better define what might be exactly opposite. Google tells me that political is defined as "relating to the government or the public affairs of a country." Then perhaps the exact opposite is the things that are private and personal.

I’ve got better things to do…

I encourage you to not let current news lull you into a habit of predicting doom and gloom. Whatever you spend your time thinking about (worrying about) is time spent creating real, measureable energy. This energy surrounds you and is your contribution to the world.   It can be hard with the media bombarding you … Continue reading I’ve got better things to do…

Beautiful transformation? Sounds good!

Several months ago, an image with this quote appeared on my Facebook page. "May the next few months be a period of magnificent transformation." You know how sometimes you see something and think, "That's nice." And other times the phrase grabs you gently by the nape of the neck and exerts just a bit of pressure. As a momma … Continue reading Beautiful transformation? Sounds good!

Landmarks in life

  Today is my 63rd birthday. No shit?! As I get older, I don't feel older. My insides still feel like they did when I was 25. Alas, my outsides don't look exactly the same. 😉 But I'm still dazzled at realizing I'm as old as I am and still mostly functional. And what does … Continue reading Landmarks in life