Spring Cleaning

The weather here has been dull and gray all weekend. It doesn’t really make me want to fling open the windows and spring clean. However, it’s not nice enough to go outside and work, so I really have no excuse to not get started if I am going to stay inside. I decided earlier in…

Spring

Spring is a time for new beginnings, for clearing out the old and bringing in the new. As a society, we know that “spring cleaning” involves opening the windows, dusting away the cobwebs, and making multiple trips to our favorite donation drop off. But spring cleaning also involves removing ideas, habits, and outmoded lifestyle concepts.…

A Turn in the Path

When I was sick last fall, I spent most of my time in bed, or on the sofa, reading, reading, reading. It was supposed to be my vacation, a time to relax and recharge my batteries. Instead, I spent my time miserably sniffing, with a horrible sore throat and fever. Through some weird twist of…