Use Courage Often On Your Life's Journey

In cleaning out my storage unit, which took enormous courage by the way! I found these words by an unknown author.  I find the "unknown" writings are some of the most powerful. "If, as Herod, we fill our lives with things, and again with things; if we consider ourselves so unimportant that we must … [Read more...]

We Are All True Champions Of Courage

"Have the Courage to love your humanity free as it seeks to balance the mind and heart.  In this balance you will find your freedom." ~~Debra Oakland A few days ago I decided to take my camera and walk into Laguna Beach, which is less than a mile from my home.  There have been many changes in … [Read more...]

Do You Have The Courage To Hear The Song?

I was laying in bed this morning in a state of stillness and peace.  I noticed sounds all around me.  I could hear cars on Pacific Coast Highway whizzing by. Von's Pavilion is just below my house, which means I hear car doors opening and closing, cars coming and going, shopping carts being moved … [Read more...]

The Courage To Accept Something New

The wind tasted like sweet wine as I walked through the vineyard.  I noticed a feeling of excitement as I moved forward. The courage to accept something new. My body tingling with anticipation.  Each step into the vineyard spoke volumes about my life. Years of crazy adventures moved behind me.  A … [Read more...]

Feather – Purple Feather By Debra Oakland

I am reading "The Voice Of The Muse" by Mark David Gerson. For anyone who wants to write, I highly recommend this book.  It is not your average book on writing.  This teaches you to write from the inside out, not the outside in. You learn to answer the call, give your words a voice. I chose a word … [Read more...]