Freedom means tumbling into the rabbit hole of your desire

It’s easier to go back into what you know than to expand into the future. Working in repetitive motion means we don’t have to get out of our comfort zone. We stay in the unfulfilling job, marriage, education track, fill in the blank, because it takes more risk to follow our pull into the unknown….

What does freedom mean to you?

I recently asked this question of my Facebook followers and the answers were as varied as our personalities. Here is some of what they said: I believe there is a price we pay to live within and benefit from a structured society. For me, freedom is the ability to choose whether or not I live…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – Pro choice/Anti abortion shame

Fundamentally the pro choice/anti abortion movement cannot survive without women. It’s survival is built on the foundational premise that it is critical to shame each other and our choices as women. Now – I know this is troubling. When I shared this idea with my husband he said, “Whooo you are gonna piss some women…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – Poem for Graceful Revolution

Grace is the revolution Grace is stepping into the unknown Grace is willingness to fail Grace is being open to hearing how you have hurt others and changing your response to life instead of using defensiveness to cope Grace is knowing that something bigger than you is giving you strength Grace is knowing you have…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – I love and cherish you my friend…

Yesterday I received a surprise package in the mail. There was a note inside that said, “I love and cherish you my friend. Don’t you ever forget that the worlds needs you. Never, ever forget.” Boy howdy did I need those words. I have been doing some scary stuff lately, putting myself out there for…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – Misogyny Says

Misogyny says you are unworthy of investing in yourself and if you do you are selfish. Misogyny says if you spend money helping yourself grow and expand and be visible then you are problematic. Misogyny says don’t ask for help, get your shit together woman, no one wants to help you succeed in making your…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – A New Years Blessing

I have the suffrage saying, “Forward out of darkness, forward into light” tattooed on my back. I got that tattoo after the first bill I ever wrote was killed the first year I introduced it in the Utah legislature. That saying has served me well over the years. I believe that 2019 is the year…

Eff Sh*t Up Friday – One Liner Nuggets of Joy

Lately I have been coming up with some really delicious one liners that I have written in my journal or said on podcast interviews. Today I wanted to share my one liner genius with the rest of the world. I hope these quotes inspire you like they inspire me!   “We have to start trusting…