creating today jul 01 2016

Self-respect is the root of discipline: The sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating grace, kindness and integrity...

letting go into listening from the heart; what will be understood newly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jun 24 2016

We tell lies when we are afraid... afraid of what we don't know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.
- Tad Williams

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating integrity, insight and a compassionate heart...

letting go into simplicity; what will be acknowledged newly today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today jan 22 2016

Live truth instead of professing it.
- Elbert Hubbard

- watercolor by marie dudek brown

- watercolor by marie dudek brown

creating authenticity, integrity and heartfelt actions...

letting go into being; am I willing to sit in the midst of it all without judging today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today dec 03 2015

Waking up every day and loving someone who may or may not love us back, whose safety we can't ensure, who may stay in our lives or may leave without a moment's notice, who may be loyal to the day they die or betray us tomorrow - that's vulnerability.
- Brene Brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating accountability, integrity and delicacy...

letting go into depths; is there willingness to consider the fraility of all human beings today?

peace, love and joy...

creating today sep 02 2014

Without involvement, there is no commitment. Mark it down, asterisk it, circle it, underline it. No involvement, no commitment.
- Stephen Covey

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating intent, declaration and integrity...

letting go into contribution; where will heartfelt purpose lead today?

peace, love and joy...

 

creating today aug 22 2014

Justice does not come from the outside. It comes from inner peace.
- Barbara Hall

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating integrity, equality and balance...

letting go into intentionality; where will focus be placed today?

peace, love and joy...

 

creating today jul 09 2014

The landscape belongs to the person who looks at it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

- photo by marie dudek brown

- photo by marie dudek brown

creating ownership, integrity and authenticity...

letting go into being blessed; what will be viewed newly today?

peace, love and joy...

 

creating today apr 15 2014

We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
- Denis Diderot

photo by marie dudek brown

photo by marie dudek brown

creating honesty, integrity and credibility...

letting go into candor; what will be noticed around simple truths today?

peace, love and joy...

 

creating today mar 08 2014

Children have never been good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
- James Baldwin

photo by marie dudek brown

photo by marie dudek brown

creating integrity, openness and loving...

letting go into goodwill; which actions will speak louder than words today?

peace, love and joy...