Change, Compassion, Unity, and Civil Rights. Marriage for all!

During the last few months, the word change has been on everyone's tongue. Both Presidential nominees, President-Elect Obama and Senator McCain used it to draw the American people to support their parties, campaigns, and beliefs. Obama invoked the spirit of change so powerfully. We were so inspired that we came out as one and said: “Yes, we want change!“ and elected him President. ...more

Asking For Forgiveness - How Specific?

I sent out emails asking for forgiveness. I'm starting anew in a new home. I feel like I have a new life. And I wanted to clear the slate with people I've hurt in the past. ...more

101 Goals in 1001 Days

I've recently discovered an online project called "101 Things to Do in 1001 Days." It encourages change and growth through self-exploration and goal-setting. There are guidelines for the goals. "Tasks must be specific (ie. no ambiguity in the wording) with a result that is either measurable or clearly defined. Tasks must also be realistic and stretching (ie. represent some amount of work on my part)." I also add this criteria: They must positively affect life and health in some way. Start Date: Monday, September 9th, 2008 ...more

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