The Missing Piece

When I walk to a favourite bakery, I chose a path that will take me by “The Missing Piece” mural by the artist iHeart. There is a positive energy that comes from the message of a young girl finding a missing piece and reaching up on her tiptoes to find its rightful place in the…

What are Angels?

“Poets are born knowing the language of angels.”   Madeleine L’Engle, A Ring of Endless Light November has turned over time to December, a month of deepening frost, and merry celebrations.  It’s the festive season when all the twinkling lights brighten up the city and give even a rainy Vancouver sky a mystical glow.  This is…

Listening is a Creative Force

“Part of doing something is listening. We are listening. To the sun. To the stars. To the wind.”  ― Madeleine L’Engle, Swiftly Tilting Planet Karl A Menninger, psychiatrist, once said, “Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force.  The friends who listen to us are the ones we move toward.  When we are listened to, it…