Unconditional love: love like no other

“This is what our love is––a sacred pattern of unbroken unity sewn flawlessly invisible inside all other images, thoughts, smells, and sounds.” ― Aberjhani, The River of Winged Dreams “Once you learn to accept and love them for who they are, you subconsciously learn to love yourself unconditionally.” — Yvonne Pierre, “The Day My Soul…

Maybe you’re not feeling okay this Holiday Season

Being alone during Christmas holidays can feel challenging. This holiday is a time of year that many people spend in the company of family and friends. Due to stay-at-home orders as well as growing COVID cases across the world, you may find yourself spending this season of festivities alone. You may even find yourself alone…

Dead Son’s Portrait

Person who buys unwanted painting at estate auction inherits entire estate? Years ago, there was a very wealthy man who, with his devoted young son, shared a passion for art collecting. Together they traveled around the world, adding only the finest art treasures to their collection. Priceless works by Picasso, Van Gogh, Monet and many…

Behind every door there is a story…

A very little key will open a very heavy door. Charles Dickens I’m learning persistence and the closing of doors, the way the seasons come and go as I keep walking on these roads, back and forth, to find myself in new time zones, new arms with new phrases and new goals. Charlotte Eriksson Sometimes life presents…

How to get out of comfort zone: why failure is a good thing!

Often we can become so consumed with the fear of failure, that we stay stuck within the confines of our comfort zone, stunting our growth and limiting our potential. I want to tell a story of one person who saw his failure as opportunity to success. Brian Acton was a software engineer who graduated from Stanford. Acton…

If Things Are Not “Looking Up”, Change The Way You See Them.

Chanie Gorkin wrote a very interesting and inspiring poem. Today was the absolute worst day everAnd don’t try to convince me thatThere’s something good in every dayBecause, when you take a closer lookThis world is a pretty evil place Even ifSome goodness does shine through once in a whileSatisfaction and happiness don’t last.And it’s not…

Everything is possible, the impossible just takes longer

– Dan Brown, Digital Fortress  I was born in Kinangop Plateau in Kenya. Kinangop Plateau is a region in Kenya that lies between the Kenyan Rift Valley to the west and the Aberdare Range to the east. It takes its name from Kinangop Mountain, which rises in the Aberdare to the east. Growing up poor…

You are precious, and so is everyone else

Bao, a short film by Domee Shi, was released in 2018. This short film from Pixar Animation Studios and director Domee Shi explores the ups and downs of the parent-child relationship through the colorful, rich, and tasty lens of the Chinese immigrant community. “Bao,” an aging Chinese mom suffering from empty nest syndrome gets another…

A powerful Hawaiian prayer

Have you heard of Ho’oponopono and the Hawaiian therapist who cured an entire ward of criminally insane patients, without ever meeting any of them or spending a moment in the same room? It’s not a joke. The therapist was Dr. Ihaleakala Hew Len. He reviewed each of the patients’ files, and then he healed them…