WATCH INAUGURAL POET AMANDA GORMAN READ ‘THE HILL WE CLIMB’

Amanda Gordan gave a stirring reading at the Wednesday inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The Los Angeles-based poet — who at age 22 is the youngest inaugural poet in history — read her poem “The Hill We Climb,” which addressed the violence that occurred at the U.S. Capitol two weeks ago. The text…

🎄THE 10th GAY 🏳️‍🌈 OF X-MAS: A SENSE OF PURPOSE 👣

Let’s re-evaluate the so-called “obstacles” in our path, without which there would be no journey worth taking. Some people on the spiritual path are compelled to change their lives by finding “more meaningful work in the world,” or cashing out their retirement account to open an orphanage in Africa. Those are noble causes, don’t get…

🎄THE 8th GAY 🏳️‍🌈 OF X-MAS: THE GIFT OF RELAXATION 😌

Well, today take a much needed mindful break, and relax. Because we’ve been doing so much intense work, and have begun to see the rewards, we don’t want to just sit around and do nothing. Besides, doing nothing isn’t actually relaxing, it’s just being lazy. We’re ready to be beyond happy and confident, and we…

🎄THE 7th GAY 🏳️‍🌈 OF X-MAS: CELEBRATING THE END 🎉

The intention behind this entry is to offer some food for thought to contemplate certain topics more deeply and perhaps discuss more openly when social etiquette considers them uncomfortable or even taboo. This year alone many of us have tackled insecurities, judgment, identity, and forgiveness, among many other subjects, and now, as the year is…