Search

UpTheMountainAndDownAgain

solutions for positive change

Tag

life

Choice and Change: Living in interesting times

by Hélène Montpetit

Are you familiar with the curse “May you live in interesting times?” It’s been on my mind lately as I wonder what, if anything, we are supposed to do about the economic hardships, armed conflicts, acts of terror, and all manner of other things competing to ensure historians will want to pore over and analyse the turn of the 21st century.

Since I do have–(as a Twitter friend recently put it)–a lovely glass-three-quarters-full worldview, I of course wonder whether blessings can’t be found under the curses of our very own interesting times. Continue reading “Choice and Change: Living in interesting times”

Choice and Change: The Courage to Become

Have you ever had a strong sense that you were due for a change but found yourself resisting? Life suddenly felt wrong. You didn’t know what you wanted, only that you no longer wanted what you had. Maybe making a change meant the most frightening thing of all: letting go of a role that defined you. Under such circumstances, most of us hang on until the change is made for us. There is no shame in this. Listening to the still, small voice is heroic work. Continue reading “Choice and Change: The Courage to Become”

Welcome

As a writer, editor and occasional translator, I am passionate about words and ideas. Although this site was first set-up to showcase my writing to potential employers, I found a blog naturally growing out of it as I wrote about issues that mattered to me. Issues like choice and change and twisted corporate values and war and the mess it makes of people’s lives. Continue reading “Welcome”

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

CLARE

visionary artist

Grist

Working toward a planet that doesn’t burn, a future that doesn’t suck

Arrows & Metaphors

M. Sanchez Cayuso

TheFeatheredSleep

Tigers not daughters

DoubleU = W

WITHIN ARE PIECES OF ME

Invisible World

Where Imagination Soars

Think's Social Wellness

"Think bui bui;t to last"i

ANNESEME

POSITIVITY + FASHION + STYLE + EMPOWERMENT

Nicole Basaraba - The Chron-nicoles

PhD Candidate, Trinity College Dublin, IE

Compass Dreamwork

Dreamwork as Spiritual Practice