Eureka

My friends have been telling me I seem different. Calmer.”What does Jimmy think?” they ask me. Finally, I can tell them that Jimmy – my husband and biggest critic/supporter -agrees. “Do you think I’m different?” I asked him for the...

Self Indulgent?

Just when I wondered if everything I’m doing these days – for my book, but truly for myself – is too self indulgent, I read this quote from Jesse Kornbluth’s interview with the author Mary Carr: I think what we do when we read together is to...

Boosting My Amps

Marcia Lucas, in Psychology Today, put into words my thoughts about how meditation has changed my perception of people: “When you practice mindfulness meditation, you boost your amperage for relationships. Your brain gets better at making sense of incoming...