Category Archives: Living

“When I Grow Up, I Want to Be…..”

Maybe I’ll become a swimsuit model.  My time at the gym over this past year has really paid off.  I think I could almost swing it.  Just Sunday I was thinking about a career in Ashiatsu.  Substitute teaching maybe?  And … Continue reading

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Dying Today Revised

Today in meditation I realized that I am dying a little more everyday. I started crying, accepting my own demise. I thought about my mom’s mortality. And how it’s hard for her to accept. I had a better understanding of … Continue reading

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I Want To Be Dangerous

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Outlook on Life

Live every day in that vacation state of mind. copyright 2015 Suzanne Norton

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Self/No Self

                      I write, therefore I am.

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Commitment for a Day

On this day, I will pour out my heart in the written word. On this day, I will allow myself to feel all of the pain, and all of the joy that arises. On this day, I will grieve loss. … Continue reading

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Dreams are My Reality

Making dreams come true can be a painful thing. Realizing your capacity to control your destiny. Opening your heart to limitless possibility. Falling forward with open abandon. Allowing, and accepting, the magic that life has to offer. Believing fully, that … Continue reading

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