All posts tagged selftalklove

My self-talk to go back to basics

I was feeling really off yesterday. My head hurt, I felt impatient, tired, and worried about all kind of things. I have been quite busy lately: the book launch, outings,…

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Self-talk to courageously bloom into the person you can be

This time of year is such a delight. The days get longer and there is more light. The flowers are blooming. It feels like a new beginning, like new things…

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The power in telling yourself you are done

    “I am done!”   I have felt power each time I have declared this to myself.   This kind of declaration often came from a dark place:  I was in…

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Forgiveness and self-talk: a gift just for you

I once spent the whole night climbing Mt-Fuji. The goal was to get to the top by sunrise. I was a totally inexperienced mountain climber. I was a Tokyo girl…

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A Hawaiian God and Giving Meaning to My Life

I was at the hospital visiting my father who very ill when I was given a symbol of joy and love. After a long scary night where we kept vigil…

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The beautiful wisdom of the cherry blossoms and self-talk

When I left Japan after five years, I was sad to say sayonara to the cherry blossoms. I had fallen in love with them at first sight and my enthusiasm…

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