“The bird fights its way out of the egg. The egg is the world. Whoever will be born must destroy a world.” - Hermann Hesse At first blush this quote might appear to be shocking, for the imagery that you might associate with destroying a world contains powerful explosions with terrified people ... » Learn More about Can World Destruction be a Good Thing?
Janet D Thomas
Three Ideas to Spark Your Inner Optimist Back into Action “What day is it… Thursday? Friday? Oh, okay.” “Shouting out to my guides and angels, wrap me in your love to start my day, please…” “Feel the love, feel the love, feel the love.” “How’d I eat yesterday… okay? Good!” I woke up this morning ... » Learn More about Your Home Address
In Los Angeles, rush hour can more appropriately be called crush hour. I have long since learned patience in the often gridlocked traffic; sometimes I feel like I can turn on the interior car light and get some work done, but I don’t. Instead, I might blast the tunes and dance in my seat, often ... » Learn More about How to Enjoy Your Personal Fuel Injectors
Let me be clear: I hated Yoga. I have attended a Yoga class about a half dozen times over the past 15 years, and I hated – absolutely HATED – each and every one of them. The first time I went I hated it, and each time afterwards I went with a friend who asked me to go with them, and I hated it even ... » Learn More about How Is It Possible for Hate and Love to Collide?
I met a lovely little dog yesterday, and her name is Sophie. Sophie is 12 years old, deaf, and just as smart and sweet as can be. When her owner picked her up, Sophie seemed to melt into her arms. Sophie was so completely content and trusting in her owner’s actions, I could actually feel it. I then ... » Learn More about What I Can Learn from a Dog’s Life?