CELEBRATE YOURSELF

“I celebrate myself,” The poet Walt Whitman wrote. Are you celebrating yourself? What if you celebrated all of you, your achievements, your experiences, and your existence. How would you look at yourself if you were celebrating all of who you are? Would you be saying I am God’s beloved I know God is pleased withContinue reading “CELEBRATE YOURSELF”

WELCOMING MYSELF

So all this month I have been reflecting on hospitality, reading about it, writing, about it, starting conversations about it, and practicing it to the best of my ability. Others have told me I am very hospitable and that they feel the welcome and the love the minute they walk in our door. I amContinue reading “WELCOMING MYSELF”

ON THE DAY I WAS BORN.

Dear God, As I finished reading Doreen Virtue’s book, Assertiveness for Earth Angels, I found myself thinking back to the day I was born. It was, as you know, not an easy time for my birth mother or me as we both almost died in childbirth. For the longest time I blamed myself at someContinue reading “ON THE DAY I WAS BORN.”

“I don’t know i…

“I don’t know if I continue, even today, always liking myself. But what I learned to do many years ago was to forgive myself. It is very important for every human being to forgive herself or himself because if you live, you will make mistakes- it is inevitable. But once you do and you seeContinue reading ““I don’t know i…”