Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 282 – I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am.

"I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am.” ~ Sylvia Plath Take a moment right now and Breathe... "I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am." Right now everything feels chaotic,… Continue reading Monday Mantra 282 – I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart: I am, I am, I am.

Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Noctiphany

Noctiphany is the manifestation of something that happens only at night. Noctiphany is an incredibly rare word that derives from the Latin nocti (night) and the Greek -phany (appearance or manifestation). October, and more specifically the celebration of Halloween, is all about noctiphany. The veil between worlds is at it's thinnest and all kinds of… Continue reading Word Nerd: Noctiphany

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 281 – Stop trying to fit into a world that never really fit you and design your own instead

"Stop trying to fit into a world that never really fit you and design your own instead.” ~ Ella Patrice You are the creator of your own place in your own world... "Stop trying to fit into a world that never really fit you and design your own instead." The world is a vast, multifaceted,… Continue reading Monday Mantra 281 – Stop trying to fit into a world that never really fit you and design your own instead

Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Execrable

Execrable (pronounced ek-​si-​krə-​blē) is very bad, detestable, hateful, or abhorrent. Execrable derives from the Latin exsecrari (accursed). Execrable is used to describe something so bad it's worthy of being execrated or denounced. A great example is someone who is cursed faces execrable conditions. Nowadays execrable can be used to describe awful conditions or situations. I… Continue reading Word Nerd: Execrable

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 280 – If outside validation is your only source of nourishment you will hunger for the rest of your life

"If outside validation is your only source of nourishment you will hunger for the rest of your life.” ~ Unknown You, and only you, are able to provide true validation for yourself... "If outside validation is your only source of nourishment you will hunger for the rest of your life." Seeking outside validation is something… Continue reading Monday Mantra 280 – If outside validation is your only source of nourishment you will hunger for the rest of your life

Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Malediction

Malediction is defined as words that express the hope that someone will have bad luck or the utterance of a curse against someone or something. Malediction derives from the Latin maledictiō (reviling). Maledictions are denunciations that invoke a wish or threat of evil to someone or something. Maledictions are about as negative as can be… Continue reading Word Nerd: Malediction