March 2022

Learn from the Past

“Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.” ― Edmund Burke Seeing correctly, the past can teach us many valuable lessons on how to create a life that is full of meaning, love, and joy.  When I am teaching…

Time to Renew

It is time to clear out the old so the new can thrive. This past week, on a beautiful sunny afternoon, I was taking a walk around my yard, looking at my garden beds, dreaming of spring time.  I noticed…

Change the Channel

When you get into your car today, turn on the radio and spin the dial, or push the preset buttons a few times, switching between stations.  Do it. Even if you don’t listen to the radio. Just humor me. If…

Pockets of Peace and Joy

This weekend I was on call as a hospice nurse. Yesterday, when I was making my visits, I began to feel crushed by the sadness of it all. I had seen four patients, and it was only about 11 am.…