Gratitude as a Spiritual Practice

November is winding down and with it usually comes quickly the end of public displays of gratitude. Sure, you’ll see the random posts on social media about gratitude in July or February but they are much more regularly available in November and December. This is not entirely coincidental since it’s the time of year of…

Personal Space

I have written before, how I have an affinity for making friends, especially on airplanes.  I have also had one terrible experience on an airplane so while I try to be open to the idea of meeting new people, I also have my headphones at the ready. This last week, I was waiting to board…

Halfway and Some Change

  It’s official.  We are more than halfway through the #last90days challenge. This milestone has made me take stock of where I am, where I thought I’d be, and what I want to do with these last 43 days before the new year. The #last90days have been exciting and challenging.  Exciting because it’s been something…