Tag Archives: Inspiration

Weekly Brief – Linda Cliatt-Wayman

   1       Linda Cliatt-Wayman’s resumé reads like a successful educator progressing to upper management.  That is, until 2013.  In 2013, only months ago, Ms. Cliatt-Wayman volunteered to be the principal at Strawberry Mansion High School in North Philadelphia. … Continue reading

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Why I Believe in Happily Ever After

Like many little girls, glossed-over fairy tales were part of my early reading diet. As an adult, Disney movies were my children’s fairy tales. The princesses were stronger and braver, but still the stories often ended with a marriage, and … Continue reading

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Befriend your Inner Critic

“…it is not necessary that we change any of our beliefs.  It is necessary that we examine them.” – Julia Cameron* The faces that greet me are smiling, laughing, welcoming.  My thumb and forefinger reach into my back pants pocket to … Continue reading

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Weekly Brief – Peace

(photo temporarily not available). Charles M. Schulz http://tinyurl.com/PeaceLinus  “And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying: “Glory to God in the Highest and on earth peace, good will toward men.’” Luke … Continue reading

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Pristine White

The boy races to the top of the structure, and standing under the castle turret he looks down at his playmates below.  Then AJ* climbs a bit higher for good positioning, drops his pants, and proudly sends a stream of … Continue reading

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