Articles by terri st. cloud


About terri st. cloud

even if our circumstances are different, i believe our emotions are the same...and maybe in sharing the journey in as real and honest a way as we can, maybe we'll help each other grow.

reminders

this ted talk popped up again for me yesterday. so i stopped and watched it.i’ve seen it several times before.the vid itself is, i believe, five years old. it’s one that i think we should spread ofteneverywhere we can. these reminders are good. reminders of what we can be –both good and bad. when we…

aim up

there’s one piece of advicethat i have heardthat keeps coming into my headover and over again. ‘aim up.’ i suppose a lotta people have said that.but i got it from jordan peterson.and ever since i’ve heard it,it has been floating around in my brain. it’s amazing how it fits EVERY darn situation i find myself…

hold a candle

ah!a new print –or actually,a redo of an old one. here’s part of the write up i have with it over on etsy – feeling really good about offering this new print. which is actually an adjustment of an old print. resized and a little darker with a stronger white candle glow. both things –…

so proud of my friend!

so yeah,as if his dealing with his strokewith incredible strength of characterhasn’t wowed me enough… my buddy, les, has a new book out ANDa write up in the washington post!i love the write up so much –and truly wanted to share him with you here. isn’t it the best feeling when we’re just plainol’ downright…

happy anniversary!

today is my 3rd wedding anniversary. i had no idea way back when…i thought love was about the other person loving me.filling me.making me happy.a hero in my life that took care of me.cherished me.never let me down.and i, of course, did the same. yeah.so that didn’t work out real well. so the second time…

it doesn’t take long

there are daysthat it just doesn’t take long. like today.before 8 am –i had felt – grateful, blue, peaceful, weary, comfortable, uncomfortable, bummed, tickled, full, empty, angry, calm. yeah.before 8!i posted that on facebook then went to look for an imageabout the all of life to post with it. instead, i bumped into this one.and…

my reminder today

mostly my freaking outhas slowed down. mostly. you know –the covid stuff,the state of the world stuff,everything stuff. mostly i’ve gotten calmer and more peaceful. every now and then tho,i can feel the freak out coming on. i could feel it today,so i went to find a reminder for myself.and i found the print in…

different words different angles

just the other dayi wrote about ‘glory.’ it’s a newish word for me.not that i never used it before.but the way i used it.as in finding the glory.and spaces for glory to win.i used it opposite of tragedy. glory/tragedy.you could fill in other words.love/feargood/evillight/darkyin/yangsalt/pepper the thing with words is they give me angles to look…

say yes!

the bone sigh arts newsletter is out! and if you haven’t seen it and would like to –you can find it here! and if you’d like to get on the newsletter list,at the bottom of the newsletter is a link that willtake you to the sign up! it comes out about once a month.you also…