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.

holiday weekend…

i can feel the holiday weekendall around me. i don’t know how that happens.but it happens every time. i ended up in two grocery stores this morning.and both were bustling.i smiled at the stacks of hamburger andhot dog roles piled high. people seemed in good moods.heard lotsa chatting and laughter. doesn’t seem to matter what…

let it be.

letting go of this wholecontrol freak stuff is hard. especially when you know something is wrong. snort.i just laughed.and rolled my eyes. i don’t REALLY know it’s wrong.(the thing i’m thinking of)it just FEELS so very wrong to me. thing is –it’s not mine. and i think that’s gonna be my mantra todayand maybe a…

one sentence.

i’ve decided to reread the book,‘conversations with god’ byneal donald walsch.slowly.just a couple pages a day. there’s so much to sit with in that book.and i’m thrilled to be re-discovering it. today there’s just this one sentence that i’m going to go spend some time with.thought i’d share it here – ‘the deepest secret is…

still fuzzy yet exciting…

i think one of the most amazingand discouraging thingsabout myself (ourselves)is our ability to trick ourselveswithout our even knowing it. and ‘trick’ isn’t always the right word.sometimes it’s ‘deceive’or ‘blind’ or a million other words like those. so when i stumble upon a way i’m doing that to myself,i get totally tickled. this happened yesterday.and…

talking to yourself…

i found something i lovein today’s entry in mark nepo’s‘the book of awakening.’ i’m gonna type it here.and you’ll think of people you love.which is good…but, then –read it again.and think about saying this to yourself. ‘The challenge, is to say to those we love,“i am more than i have shown you andmore than you…

celebrating!

it’s here!my birthday has arrived! and you know,i’m thinking there REALLY should be a lot more celebratingfor everyone’s birthday!because, truly, what better gift do you get than to be alive? it’s just before 6:30 a.m. as i write this,and i am already feeling like i have had a full day!i woke at 4:00 too excited…

i keep thinking about this…

been intentionally living fullythese last couple days. my gosh.it feels wonderful.and whenever i seem to be wandering from that goal,i keep reminding myself –

knock it apart!

i gotta say,i really do love being around this guy energy that i’m around.well, mostly. i find myself saying things like –‘go crush it!’or smiling when a car roars by showing off.things i really wouldn’t do without these guys of mine influencing my life. so i noticed something this weekend.that i don’t think i would…