Reflections

Poetic. Practical. Quirky

The Magic of Intention

The Magic of Intention

I’ve been posting my intentions on Social Media for YEARS. Why? It all started with a tree climbing ropes course 10 years ago ... I was scared shitless. I mean the doubling over and nearly vomiting on myself kind of fear.  We were supposed to do our climb in...

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Do You Have the Soul of a Mermaid?

Do You Have the Soul of a Mermaid?

Someone gave me this journal for Christmas in 2019. I finally started using it in September. The quote on the front cover says,“I must be a mermaid. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living.” Anais NinIt caught my eye the other day and got me...

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Do You Hide Your Heart?

Do You Hide Your Heart?

Over 15 years ago, there I was, auditioning for a role in Five Women Wearing the Same Dress at City Lights Theatre in San Jose. (5 Great Female Roles - 3 of which were within my age range!) I was auditioning my butt off - Reading one scene after another after another....

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Release and Rise

Release and Rise

2020 has been one hell of a year! We’ve faced wave after wave of crisis: COVID, shelter in place orders, social unrest, fires, political strife, more shutdowns. Many of us have personally experienced deep and profound grief. It’s tempting to clench our jaws, close our...

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The Magic of Being Seen

The Magic of Being Seen

This has (already) been a magical, event-filled, gratitude-infused week. I got engaged on Sunday December 6th!!!  Then on Tuesday, the Compelling Speaker speaker participants absolutely ROCKED their recital. They were vulnerable. They were courageous....

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