We rolled into Canada straight off the heels of Highway 101 where our first moment of awe occurred at Ruby Beach, right during sunset, no map in hand. Then the next day we saw the crystal clear waters of Lake Crescent. Then we hopped the Black Ball Ferry named COHO in Port Angeles, WA to… Read More Oh Can-a-da! (And then…)
Hi Friends! One of my creative non-fiction pieces titled Rotten Eggs has been selected to be featured in the Spring 2018 Issue for online literary magazine VoiceCatcher! I spent several months working on the piece intermittently with my coach/editor and then went through several other rounds of revision with an assigned editor from VoiceCatcher. Pretty… Read More VoiceCatcher: Rotten Eggs
Exploring how to move with a Pay It Forward mindset so the opportunity of opening, receiving and accepting can happen.… Read More How a Pay It Forward Mindset Helps US Move Out of a Zero Sum Life…
By Lara Foster Four Eleven never escapes me. When we planned to go to Hawaii in April (Strawberry Mango Lemonade is a recap) I didn’t even realize we’d be on the island for 4/11. Weeks later, looking at the dates on the calendar, the numbers struck out 4-1-1… Exhaling slowly with acknowledgment the truth settled… Read More The Four One One on the Process of Grief in my Life
Oahu is majestic from the air. Sounds of Hawaiians from earlier days travel through my ears fishing, foraging, swimming, surfing and enjoying life together. The lush green landscape still over powers the expansion of 21st century homes and buildings. I come from a quaint town in Oregon. Even when I travel small, cozy, creative villages… Read More Strawberry Mango Lemonade
A place that I’ve always wondered about where creativity and fruition intermix. In Hawaiian Kai Lani means, Where the Sea and Sky meet. I can’t help but notice that in this actual physical form it is only a place we can see, only a place we can feel with insight, and only a place we… Read More Kai Lani feels like…
Gretchen and I have known each other for seven years and been together for five of those. Our lives intertwined through gyms, crossfit, grief, healing, happiness, synchronicities, convergences and learning how to co-create dreams. It’s been quite a ride. During our journey we’ve always been able to tap into dreams together. Places we wanted to… Read More We Bought a House!