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.

even the storm is talking

there i was again –not even asking,but definitely getting an ear full anyway! a storm came thru.at first i was really looking forward to it.a tropical storm with lotsa winds.i love wind. but then i got an email from my home insurance.not just to me, of course.a mass email about preparing for the storm.which included…

they just handed it to me!

i got a chance to hang out with the trees yesterday. i didn’t go to them looking for answers.i just went to relax and unwind a bit. but i tell ya what,they were insistent on telling me something.it was so darn clear and gently loud,i just couldn’t miss it. ‘patience.’ yep. that’s what they told…

who exactly is it?

i have been doing a ton of thinking about this.trying hard to focus on my best self.and then wondering who exactly is that? what does she look like?what does her life look like? as with all of us,covid has forced and is forcing so many changes. i have been trying to quiet a bit over…

thanking carl and josh!

josh shared this link ofcarl jung quotes today on facebook. i just sat with it and was totally wowed.if you take it slow,sit with each quote,think of yourself,think of the world,think of yourself and the world,well,be warned,you may have to just pick yourself upoff the floor as you go along.i did.over and over again!

perhaps

i wrote this bone sigha long long time ago. it’s one of my favorite prints.it’s called ‘perhaps’ and can be found here.funny, i always link this one.but there’s another as well.a black and white one.you can find that one here. this isn’t a one time deal, is it?it’s something we gotta do all along the…

digging thru the gold

it’s no secret i’m one of the world’s biggest mark nepo fans. i have most of his books,and quote him often. i remembered he had an insight about somethingthat i have been confused about most of my life.and yeah, something that huge – and i forgot it. so i decided to dig thru his books…

one heck of a window

it’s quiet in here right now.i mean,really really quiet. ac isn’t the main source of air in my house.tho i do have a window unit in my office here.mostly i use the whole house fan which isright outside my office. (and loud) or a little fan at my feet. this morning – tho it is…

sharing…

it was perfect timing.i hit weary again this morning.and someone shared this with me.and it just felt good. it’s mike rowe talking about why he is doingwhat he’s doing. i haven’t read/watched the linksthat he included yet. but i plan to. i’ll just cut and paste what was on facebook right here. if it doesn’t…

keeping them separate

this mind watching thang?i’m thinking i really reallyREALLY wanna get the hang of this! one of the things i mentioned a few blogs back was the idea about moments being separate. and how noticing that is really helpful. okay, so i’m totally new to this, and i hate to cream what the author was saying….

already helping…

the whole mind gazing thingthat i mentioned yesterday?!it’s already helping! it’s making me listen to myself more.my words and my thoughts both. i got a little worn out from the heat.and i have felt weary. last nite i didn’t want to go do somethingand told myself i was too tired.then i asked myself ‘who is…