Simplify for the New Year

For the last few weeks, when I wake early I make a cup of hot tea and light a candle. Then sit curled up in a quilt on a old comfy chair and watch the flame dance in the early morning darkness. Sometimes draw on white sheets of paper. I’ve been thinking about New Year’s resolutions, and have narrowed it …

Happy New Year’s, with some resolutions

sketch from Gong Fu Teahouse Last year I chose three words to define my new year. Now I can’t even find them on my blog (know I did a post about it) and can’t remember them either. Well, that worked well didn’t it? This year decided to go back to some simple new years resolutions: 1. Not to interrupt people …

Considering Focus for the New Year

Thanks for the great comments on my last post about Simplify or Play as a key word for 2008. You all gave me a lot to think about. Another word I’ve been considering is Focus, because lately my brain has been feeling like a big gnarly hairball. In yoga it’s also called a Monkey Mind because it jumps erratically from …