five for ten

the yes of a one-way street

May 19, 2010
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       I’m participating in Momalom’s Five for Ten series. To read more  stories about the power of YES visit them here.        Today this one-way sign is my altared space. It reminds me of a conversation I had with my daughter. As we talked, I was able to say “Yes,” to the kind of mother I truly […]

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raspberries leave me lusting for the juice in life

May 16, 2010
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       I’m participating in Momalom’s Five for Ten series. To read more lusty stories visit them here.        Today raspberries are my altared space. They helped me find my more-chasm.  (I had the correct word written, but then thought about the spammers.) I denied myself the abundance of raspberries until a good friend showered me with […]

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memories help me laugh at myself

May 14, 2010
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       I am participating in Momalom’s series Five for Ten. I invite you to visit the other fabulous authors who are also lending their voices.          Today collected memories from my young self to a future self are my altared space. I began writing in journals as a teenager so that when I got […]

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happiness is… a rock in my dog’s mouth

May 13, 2010
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       Today my dog’s happiness is my altared space. She doesn’t need to practice happiness, it comes natural to her. That’s why I like hanging out with her. She’s my teacher.        She loves rocks, as do I. They bring her great happiness and she collects one on almost every walk we take. The reason […]

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