The Photograph

Feb 17, 2012 by

This picture arrived in my email box the other day. When I saw it, I was struck by the emotions it conveyed. In writing this I...

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Give Yourself To Love

Jan 5, 2012 by

Give yourself to love. Never be afraid to love. Love the tender young, the wise old, animals (big and small). Love the tiniest of...

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Reasons why we sing

Nov 5, 2011 by

It’s been one of those summers. You think things are going one way, then suddenly life throws a curve, and then a curve back,...

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What I Ask

Sep 9, 2011 by

http://momentscount.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/What-I-Ask.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:04 —...

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Cynicism is a cinch

Jun 29, 2011 by

I have come to a realization. Cynicism is a cinch! Perhaps you know some people who are true masters of cynicism. Let me help you...

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Live to give

Jun 8, 2011 by

‘Each man takes care that his neighbour shall not cheat him. But a day comes when he begins to care that he does not cheat his...

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Do you think you’re bett...

May 11, 2011 by

Today, I happened to glance over at four women sitting at a table on the patio of a sidewalk cafe. They appeared to know each other...

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How To Be Real: Be Present to ...

Apr 13, 2011 by

I have a bad habit of knitting my brow when I am lost in thought. One day, a few years ago, I was sitting and watching my son playing...

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Let Your Light Shine

Feb 9, 2011 by

  “As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people the permission to do the same.” Nelson Mandela As I...

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Five Ways to Jumpstart The Wor...

Jan 18, 2011 by

In my new young adult novel Jumpstart the World, Frank, my transgender character, tells Elle,”The world doesn’t always...

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It was a rather hostile email&...

Oct 6, 2010 by

http://www.momentscount.com/Audio_Podcast/2010/ratherhostileemail.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (4.1MB)People will write...

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How To Be Compassionate: Use Y...

Oct 6, 2010 by

I wish I knew What it’s like to be A splinter, a bee. A song, a sea. A tree, a shoe. A bird that’s new. I wish I knew...

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