2021 – Step 2: Don’t Look Back

Credit: Smithsonian Magazine It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. It doesn’t interest me how old you are. I want to know if you will risk looking like a foolfor love for your dream for … Continue reading 2021 – Step 2: Don’t Look Back

2020 – Christmas Spirit(s)

"beingmyownself" will return on January 1, 2021.  2020 has been a wild ride.  A heartfelt 'thank you' to those who support this blog - my astrology and for all who have reached out and connected this year.  You're all amazing.  For those who were able to see the BIG PICTURE and the gift of Coronavirus … Continue reading 2020 – Christmas Spirit(s)

2020 – Trust Your Self Above ALL Others

“In threatening and survival situations, we look for evidence of hope – a small sign that the situation may improve. When an abuser/controller shows the victim some small kindness, even though it is to the abusers benefit as well, the victim interprets that small kindness as a positive trait of the captor.”  ~Dr. Carver (Love … Continue reading 2020 – Trust Your Self Above ALL Others

The Deep End – (New Moon @ 23 Scorpio)

Credit: Maria Shriver (Doug Emhoff - soon-to-be the 1st Second-Gentleman) “But remember that forgiveness too is a power. To beg for it is a power, and to withhold or bestow it is a power, perhaps the greatest.  Maybe none of this is about control.  Maybe it isn’t really about who can own whom, who can … Continue reading The Deep End – (New Moon @ 23 Scorpio)