True Peace: Reflections from Bali

Although I am 100% in vacation mode right now, I wanted to take a few moments to check-in and say hello 🙂 Here’s what’s been on my mind and in my heart this week: I’ve been noticing how dreadfully judgmental I still am. Despite all my years of practice with...

What is Good?

I arrived in Bali last week (posting pics on facebook for those interested), just in time for the annual kite festival, and Galungan – the Balinese festival that celebrates good overcoming evil. So much has changed since I lived here 12 years ago. Buildings,...

Is it Empathy or Enabling?

When I realized I had been enabling some destructive behaviors in someone I love, I did some deep soul-searching to figure out what was going on for me. Instead of being clear about how I wanted to be treated, and respecting my own internal “no,” I...