What I Like Most about Being Middle Aged

What I Like Most about Being Middle Aged

I have arrived: the middle-ages. At 54, it is obvious to me that I have arrived. The middle-aged body is here. I see it in my photos; I see it when I look in the mirror; I see it when I put on swimwear. And I like it.  But there is one part of my middle-aged body I...
The Unavoidable Misunderstanding

The Unavoidable Misunderstanding

I’m fascinated by science. I am the first-born daughter of an engineer who worked in the 60’s and early 70’s at NASA to help develop the fueling technology for the space program. Around 5th grade, I thought I might like to become a geologist, but I...
Waking to Love

Waking to Love

If you follow me on Facebook, you know that I have just completed reading Cynthia Bourgeault’s book, The Wisdom Jesus, and that I was moved and thoroughly blessed by her writing, the depth of her thoughts and her conclusions as to the meaning of Jesus’s...
Think Peace

Think Peace

I recently started teaching the Chinese meditative, energetic practice of Qigong (pronounced chee-gong) at the Lake Austin Spa Resort. Each morning before I teach my class, I lead a guided meditation to set the daily intention for the guests that carries them through...