Ithaka Journey not Destination by Cheryl Marlene

Ithaka: Journey not Destination

Life is a journey not a destination.  Simple to say, not so simple to experience.  I want to get somewhere.  I want to know I have accomplished my goal.  All that gets translated into destination, a finish, a goal line, a point in the future when I know I will have arrived at whatever I …

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Blessing for My Journey by Cheryl Marlene

Blessing for My Journey

  For any journey, whether in the world or within yourself. In my life, I travel lightly, gently waking myself to the depths of my soul. In my journey, I yield the urge to always claim I Know. As a student, I come ready to learn. As a teacher, I come ready to let go. …

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Into the Mystic

Into the Mystic: hiking reveals truths about our need to be capable and in control, and how it takes strength to rely on our friends. I am the oldest child of an oldest child. Raised to be strong, independent, self-reliant, thoughtful, and always looking out for others. The needs of those younger and less capable …

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