Tagged with fear

Who Is My Edina Neighbor?

Who Is My Edina Neighbor?

“Who is my neighbor?” It’s an eternal question and we don’t always like the answer because it can be challenging. Our neighbor could include the stranger, the broken, the enemy. But maybe that relationship is precisely the one that could surprise us the most. Last night I spent nearly five hours at the City Hall … Continue reading

My Five Favorite Posts of January, 2013.

My Five Favorite Posts of January, 2013.

Thank you so much for visiting The Life Mosaic during its inaugural month. I appreciate your encouragement and interaction and I hope it’s been something you’ve enjoyed as much as I’ve enjoyed working on it. In case you’re late to the part or missed a post, I thought I’d take a brief moment to lift … Continue reading

Cringing Is No Way to Be Creative.

Cringing Is No Way to Be Creative.

I am giving myself permission to be brave: to succeed and celebrate, to fail and learn. I sometimes get hesitant about my writing. It’s as if I anticipate the cringing I’ll do when I reflect on what I wrote a year or more later and can’t believe that’s what I thought or believed or felt … Continue reading