The True You Has No Name

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #51 What is your purpose in life? They say that living your purpose or your passion is conducive to happiness and joy. What if you don’t know what your purposeContinue reading “The True You Has No Name”

I Don’t Mind What Happens

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #48 Are you feeling stressed out about anything today? School and college can be overwhelming at times; I get it. I know that I often express to both of youContinue reading “I Don’t Mind What Happens”

Word, From Your Mother

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #47 Have I been a good parent to you? I know I’ve done the best I could, but I also know that I screwed up along the way. After all,Continue reading “Word, From Your Mother”

How To Live In The Now

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #46 How can we perceive timelessness? After all, we live in a world perceived by time, a human concept created for the sake of a beginning, middle, end, or yesterday,Continue reading “How To Live In The Now”

Our World–Reimagined

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #45 Why would you give attention to something you don’t want? Remember, our intentions and thoughts (which are energy) materialize both from an individual and a collective perspective. I wonderContinue reading “Our World–Reimagined”

You Are Free

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #44 A good friend of mine said something to me that got me thinking. She said, “If it is to be, it is up to me.” Ironically enough, the nextContinue reading “You Are Free”

“Cognito, Ergo Sum” (Reimagined)

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #43 Did you know that life is a play of consciousness? Descartes had described it as, “Cognito, ergo sum “–I think; therefore, I am. Many of my teachers think thatContinue reading ““Cognito, Ergo Sum” (Reimagined)”

How To Realize

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #41 Lately, I’ve been trying to understand life from a much different perspective. Often, we use words to identify, interpret, translate and, in a sense, own our situations. In other words, whatContinue reading “How To Realize”

Stop Thinking About Stuff

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #40 Stop thinking about stuff. I say this to myself quite a bit. If you can observe that “thinking” puts a monkey wrench into every situation, you’d get what IContinue reading “Stop Thinking About Stuff”

How To Dissolve Your Preferences

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #39 Are you good with letting things unfold naturally? Or do you tend to want to be in control of what’s going on? I know where I fall on thatContinue reading “How To Dissolve Your Preferences”