Angela spent most of her life worrying about anything and everything. Here’s how her life changed when she decided to work on worrying less.
New and Popular Poems and Stories
“So please, dear me, be patient. Be patient as I heal, and I learn to love, because no one ever showed me how. I’m learning. Slowly.”
Today I rise. I rise.
I stand walking naked unaided across beds,
Beds of fire.
Feet now hardened, prepared
To lunge, to fly, to leap.
After 30 years of dieting, Pat was still 100 pounds overweight and starting to lose hope. She had tried everything to lose weight …or so she thought.
A short and sweet story about how Heather’s decision to say “Yes” to an act of kindness was a gift to herself as well as to the strangers who helped her.
“What am I looking for, bright screen?
Melt my time away.
Hours passed grazing everyone’s surface.
After looking at so many shells, I feel hollow.”
Dmitri’s travels throughout Death Valley and other barely charted terrains taught him how to be present and embrace the moment.
A short and sweet story about how one person on the NYC subway made two complete strangers happy.
How Devorah stopped surrendering her unique gifts to please her husband, and instead learned to honour and accept herself.
Kathy stopped rushing through each day and living for her to-do list. Here are 10 things that happened after she decided to be more present.