Comfort & Joy

Finding Comfort & Joy

Love

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Love

I am here in Palm Springs with my parents, who are both in their eighties. My father is extremely frail now and struggles daily just to eat, walk and sleep. My father is a man I feared as a teenager, learned to cook from as a young woman, and became…

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Daily Living

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Daily Living

Pueblo Blessing Hold on to what is good, even if it’s a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, even if it’s a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, even if it’s a long way from here. Hold on to your life,…

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Daily Living

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Daily Living

The demands of my day, the breakfast dishes, and the time ticking all seem to be colliding this morning. I’m feeling rushed. Can time slow down? I once heard the best advice from someone I knew that practiced Tai Chi. He said, “When I am in a rush, I slow down.” I have…

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Coming May 2008

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on Coming May 2008
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