Human Doing or Human Being?

Life has been weird lately. Not because anything’s happening, but because of the opposite. Nothing is happening.For the first time since an early-20s gleefully unemployed phase, I don’t have anything to work on, I don’t have to scramble to find something, and nobody...

You Have a Secret … (recipe)

Everybody has a secret recipe for success.   Go on, even you.   You know it’s in there. Hidden away in your brain, locked tight for fear of exposure. Maybe floating smoke-like on the surface of consciousness, scarcely understood, waiting for solid form. Or, out...

Good Morning! Waking Up with Anxiety.

Lately, I’ve been waking up to anxiety. You know the feeling? Not the kind that punches you in the gut—eyes flung open to see your lover didn’t come home last night. Nor the throbbing sort that lingers with loss or failure—you were fired last week, your dog died...