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  • October 1, 2023

    The Bend in the Road

    The Bend in the Road

    When I left Queens my future seemed to stretch out before me like a straight road. I thought I could see along it for many a milestone. Now there is a bend in it. I don't know what lies around the bend, but I'm going to believe that the best does. It has a fascination of its own, that bend, Marilla. I wonder how the road beyond it goes – what there is of green glory and soft, checkered light and shadows – what new landscapes – what new beauties – what curves and hills and valleys further on.

    I recently listened to the audiobook, Anne of Green Gables, by L.M. Montgomery, written in 1908. The quote that leads this post is from the book, and it literally gave me pause. I was walking and listening, and I stopped in the middle of the sidewalk...

  • July 1, 2010

    Ki Moments July 2010

    The uncentered state is high drama, the pressure enlivening. Why would I choose to center myself?

  • March 1, 2007

    Ki Moments March 2007

    In high emotional states, we often get “hijacked” by our feelings, but we can learn to catch ourselves and direct our emotions before they direct us.