Comments…

Thanks Anita, Lisa, Judy, and Anna.  Thanks for taking the time to read and reflect on what I wrote in my last post on “The “F” Word”, and to respond.  I hope those of you who didn’t read my last blog post, or did, but didn’t read the comments will take a look. Today’s post … Continue reading Comments…

The “F” word…

I became aware of an aspect of my Facebook (FB) “persona” recently when a new, and very perceptive, also, inspiring, friend, Joelie Key-Tissot, whom I met in Maui at the Cheryl Strayed writers’ workshop, tagged me in a poster posted by Cheryl (the caption also posted by Cheryl, read “Just installed this in my new … Continue reading The “F” word…

beginner’s mind, wise women — Michelle, Krista, and Maria, and one really smart guy named Neil

Originally posted on May 22, 2015… so sorry I’ve been “gone” for the last 3 weeks — technical difficulties!!  Glad to be back. Two weeks ago, I attended my nephew Harrison’s  graduation from NAU in Flagstaff.   Commencement ceremonies mark both endings and beginnings.  In Zen Buddhism, there is a phrase — Beginner’s Mind.  It means … Continue reading beginner’s mind, wise women — Michelle, Krista, and Maria, and one really smart guy named Neil

What She Said….

Originally posted on April 24, 2015… Today, it’s a link to this article, something I would have loved to have written, but Courtney E. Martin already wrote it.    Thanks Courtney.  You are awesome. xo, Gayle Listening in the Cracks BY COURTNEY E. MARTIN (@COURTWRITES),  ON BEING COLUMNIST I get to a small town in Indiana just 15 … Continue reading What She Said….