“The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” —Michel de Montaigne
About 20 or so years ago, I hosted a workshop titled “Successfully Single” and the objective was to guide others in living a single life – successfully.
What exactly does that mean?
It means finding peace, joy and contentment in your singleness. It means transforming loneliness into solitude and creating a space for interior exploration and adventures. It means changing your perspective and not feeling alone, but finding fulfillment within yourself. When you accept your single status and become comfortable on your own, the possibilities are truly endless.Continue reading “Successfully single – or not. The choice is yours.”
“Once you learn how to be happy, you won’t tolerate being around people who make you feel anything less.” – Anonymous
“Love yourself first, and everything else falls in line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball
Sometimes we grapple with something we’re not sure about. For many of us, grappling may very well be a way of life.
It may involve a person, a relationship, a job, a habit or a situation. It eats away at us, consumes us and borders close to obsession.
Making a decision is hard – but owning it after the fact rarely is. We can choose to dwell or move on, even if the path forward isn’t paved and filled with potholes. Continue reading “Where true love begins.”
“Loving ourselves allows us to show up in the world so we can love others, uplift others, and make the world a more loving place.” – Troy L Love, A Year of Self Love
“I’m becoming more and more myself with time. I guess that’s what grace is. The refinement of your soul through time.” —Jewel, singer and songwriter