Tag Archives: balance

Just enjoy the view

This is a concept discussed in the book I mentioned in my last post,¬†Being, written by Bennet Wong and Jock McKeen: When people stand forth they become autonomous and individuated. They derive their self-esteem from their own sense of jobs … Continue reading

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Control/Vulnerability

I learned one of my patterns of behaviour today. Two people who are each important to me are engaging in conflict. To me, watching from the outside, it is hard to understand the conflict. I’ve done a lot of work … Continue reading

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Growing pains

Today feels like growing pains. So much changes for me day to day. And just as I wrote that, I remembered how not even 6 months ago I was begging for change to tear me out of the¬†deep period of … Continue reading

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Authenticity and vulnerability

It’s been a rough week and I’m not sure why. My morale has been low, I’ve been carrying a lot of anger around with me, and I’ve been taking it out unnecessarily on those close to me. I’m sorry. But … Continue reading

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Balance

Yesterday was what I am going to call my ideal day. I hope many more of my days will be the same. What did I like about it? Balance. I wrote in the morning, working on my fourth story for … Continue reading

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‘Top-shelf bitch’: Becoming 30-something

I just read an awesome article on the HuffPoWomen website. Written by Eudie Pak, the article is called ‘The 30-Something Female Experience: What Is It Really?’ Being a 30-something female myself, I read on, hoping to gain insight into what … Continue reading

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Another Wild Friday

Last Friday, we got up at 5 am, out the door by 7, at the trailhead to Folding Mountain by about 10 am. Thus began my first-ever snowshoe trip up the side of a mountain. It was difficult, to say … Continue reading

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