• More Than Words

    I read and write for the same reason. Both trigger a process that impacts me physically, mentally...

  • Forces of Energy

    Did you know that when life forces demand unusual energy, a phenomenon occurs whereby newfound energy can...

  • Ninety One

    Today is my Mom’s 91st Birthday. It’s an incomprehensible number. I was 4th of 5. She was...

  • Misunderstood

    Do you feel misunderstood? Do you wonder what life would be like if only people understood who...

  • Embracing Who We Are

    Once upon a time there was a man who made his living by carving rocks and stones...

  • At the Edge

    When we feel like we’re at our limit, that we’re done and there’s nothing left to enjoy,...

  • Do What Is Certain

    Right now, we’re all living smack in the center of uncertainty. While there are few if any...

  • Twenty Years

    I always liked this very short Zen story because it says so much in few words. One...

  • People = A Country

    Not perfect, but working on it. Striving to improve one-day-at-a-time. That’s my kind of people. That’s my...

  • The Center

    Today is the center of 2020.   182 days passed prior to today and there are 182...

  • Role Available: Thought Office Manager

    I once read that to have an organized work life, you should never hold a piece of...

  • Facing and Embracing Aging

    Recently I gathered 100,000 responses from us in an anonymous @SilverDisobedience Instagram poll over 4 days. I...

  • Strength Within Us

    We’ve all witnessed moments of miraculous strength and fortitude. When it’s as if something awoke from deep...

  • Even Finer Than You Think

    Humans are more complicated than math. More complex than science. Harder to master than an instrument. More...

  • Chaos and Light

    Life doesn’t stop for any of us. It moves forward. It evolves with our participation — or...

  • Moral Panic

    Greasers and slicked hair, pomade, doo-wop, rockabilly, Elvis, motorcycles, moral panic. The Pill, hippies, folk music, fallout...

  • Pride

    Are you proud of who you are or do you restrain your fabulosity? Do you worry that...

  • As Good As

    “As good as” are 3 words that hold amazing possibilities. Instead of simply seeing “It’s good as...