99 Days of Gratitude Day 7-Home

I am feeling blessed today because God has given the gift of home. When I was young my family made home for me. When I was in college my roommates made up home for me. In the work I do daily my colleagues make home. My son’s make home for me. My Husband makes homeContinue reading “99 Days of Gratitude Day 7-Home”

99 Days of Gratitude Day 5-Brotherhood

Today I am thankful for my brother Josh. It is his birthday today so Daniel, Reuben and I will celebrate him tonight. Josh is a great man. He has been a part of my life for three years sharing struggles of life, love, relationships all in the context Brothers in Christ. He is a passionate father. HeContinue reading “99 Days of Gratitude Day 5-Brotherhood”

a.bout.-face

Hello, safe space, old friend and inner circle of peace. Neglectfully, I have not been on Temenos Circle almost all year. But I am back and here to stay. My time away has brought calmness following a storm. Time to think, process, find new ways of feeling, has brought me closer to God. I have spent time unwindingContinue reading “a.bout.-face”

Broken dreams

  I was traveling with friends on a business trip where we speaking at a conference in downtown LA. One of my friends, Rachel suggested that find the cheesiest open bus tour of Hollywood to soak up the experience. The cheesy tour in all of its glory was perfect including a want-to-been actor as aContinue reading “Broken dreams”

Str8 dope

There have been a number of events that have happened lately that made me think about how often we dance around what we really are feeling. Sometimes in situations we are so afraid  to speak the truth the entire relationship becomes fake. Funny thing is this fear of truth becomes paradoxical. We are so worried that theContinue reading “Str8 dope”

Truth or no Truth?

I have teased everyone in my life that truth is the new black. People fall into the trap of being pleasers seeking reassurance of those around them. They worry constantly about what others think about them. How they will be perceived, if they are real or authentic. This emotion can become so obsessive that people denyContinue reading “Truth or no Truth?”

Two truths and a lie, I dare you

This is a challenge to temenos circle blog readers. If you are someone who knows me you have some advantage. If you don’t know me and are new my blog you are able to take part in this dare from reading my blog posts. The challenge is to figure out which of the three things iContinue reading “Two truths and a lie, I dare you”