inspired by Crissi McDonald

INSPIRED by CRISSI McDONALD What if we stopped berating our past mistakes? What if we changed the narrative and called them progress? All of us here have travelled long and far. Not just with our horses but with our selves. Our faults are many, our successes few, and in order to improve we beat ourselvesContinue reading “inspired by Crissi McDonald”

a girl,a woman,or a lady?

“Are you a girl, a woman or a lady”? Oh, that’s a real easy question to answer I thought, because I’ve always been a girl, see-sawing somewhere between Scarlett O’Hara and Calamity Jane. I get my way with girlie smiles or a lady’s raised eyebrow (never womanly wiles), and tackle chores and problems with girlieContinue reading “a girl,a woman,or a lady?”

changing narrative

In my Loving Kindness group, I posed a question about feeling resentful after backing down from an awkward situation. The man sitting opposite me said “Changing the narrative could mean that instead of feeling forced into a decision, it becomes your choice.” Is changing narrative as easy as seeing silver linings under clouds, or seeingContinue reading “changing narrative”