open invitation no. 59: flowers

“A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and a man cannot live without love.” —Max Muller Share a memory of a flower. *Remember, you don’t have to accept this invitation…but I do hope you will accept the invitation to write. Sharing our stories is magical. PS—I started a Facebook Group for the #sosmagic community. Join here.Continue reading “open invitation no. 59: flowers”

open invitation no. 57: Write

Just write. What’s a small moment that you almost missed this week? Write about it. *Remember, you don’t have to accept this invitation…but I do hope you will accept the invitation to write. Sharing our stories is magical. PS—I started a Facebook Group for the #sosmagic community. Join here. write Open your blog and writeContinue reading “open invitation no. 57: Write”

open invitation no. 51: spring

Be inspired by spring. I think words are fun when they can mean different things. Check out all of the definitions for spring. Move or jump suddenly or rapidly upward or forward. Originate or arise from. The season after winter and before summer, in which vegetation begins to appear, in the northern hemisphere from MarchContinue reading “open invitation no. 51: spring”

open invitation no. 49: sunset challenge

Capture a sunset. Consider capturing a sunset. It can be a sunset from long ago or one that’s happened this week. Here’s the challenge: Don’t use color words — red, pink, purple, but still allow us to visualize the color of the sunset. Don’t use seasonal words, but give us a sense of the timeContinue reading “open invitation no. 49: sunset challenge”

open invitation no. 38: rituals

Rituals are comforting “There is a comfort in rituals, and rituals provide a framework for stability when you are trying to find answers.” —Deborah Norville Rituals are comforting. Every morning, since I was a little girl, I’ve opened my eyes and think, “It’s going to be a good day.” It’s a ritual that starts myContinue reading “open invitation no. 38: rituals”