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Keri in Doorway

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Think it’s time to start breaking down some thought paradigms?

Inspired by fresh ideas, mindful reflections, and a touch of soulful magic?

You’re in the right place! Whether I’m writing about the soul, the culture at large, midlife (which I am smack dab inside), parenting, or our political landscape, the underlying themes are always about:

Groundedness
embodiment
self-love/power
personal authority
truth-seeking/speaking
breaking down hierarchies

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The Myth of the Linear Path
I’m writing this fresh off a trip to Boston, where I visited my youngest daughter. She is a senior year at Boston University, pursuing astrophysics and mechanical engineering (tell me about it). She is currently in the process of applying to grad schools, and has sadly so far amassed three rejections. The mother in me,…
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do it my way woman

Five Tips to Maintain Your Self-Esteem When You Work for Yourself

“Two roads diverged in the woods and I—I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost There are few better examples of what “taking the road less traveled” looks like in real life...
two books

Embodying Soul: The Way of Healing, the Road to Wholeness.

As is my habit, I am currently reading two books at the same time: The Border by Don Winslow, and Grounded Spirituality, a brand new book by Jeff Brown. And, as usual, it is no accident that I'm reading them...
fantasy

Speaking Truth

I originally came to the spiritual worlds with the goal to transcend my weak body and difficult mind. I wanted to find what I coined "The Great Truth." Instead, I ended up undergoing a process of naming and embodying my...
choose your own adventure

Choosing the Adventure of your Life.

  Second only to the Beverly Cleary books about Ramona and her sister Beezus, the Choose Your Own Adventure books were my favorites growing up. In these books, readers were invited to participate directly in the story of the protagonist. We would...
WOMAN RELEASE

Dear Soul: Forget about Purpose

"...I felt my soul slip past the boundaries of self-sufficiency and stubborn independence I’d erected. I felt her slide down into my feet and legs, helping me feel more grounded and secure. I felt her slip into my arms and...
BODYS

The Cost of Unknowing

We all know Who We Are when we’re born. We know we here at this time and place for a reason, we know we are eternal beings making a temporary pit stop, we know there is as much journey behind...
self care

In this environment, Self-Care is its own form of Activism

A few years ago, when I first considered whether to describe myself as an activist, I worried that to do so would make me a fraud. I wholeheartedly support the Black Lives Matter and Women’s Marches. I think the March...
women protest

This is Progress Too

  Following the news about the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court and the hearings with Dr. Blasey Ford has exhausted me. I know it has exhausted many of us. It has hurt my heart and crushed...
girl with lantern

How to be The Light as the World Grows Increasingly Dark

Donald Trump’s election and presidency has ushered in everything he promised it would. I’m not talking about lower taxes, or better health care for everyone, or an impregnable border wall. I’m talking about an increase in hate crimes; a coarsened,...

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