OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

Chiming in on “What kind of weather do you enjoy that others don’t?” is Kay (Jan. ‘17). She says, “I walk with a small group of ladies two mornings a week. I always bundle up and layer. I wear warm gloves, neck scarf, ear muffs and an insulated coat in winter. If the walks aren’t […]

MONTHLY QUESTION

New reader, Kay, responds to last month’s question, “If you could open your own retail store, what kind of merchandise would you sell?” Kay says, “I have happy youthful memories of the joy of getting my allowance and going to the 5 -and -10 store and looking all over its aisles for what I might […]

THE 2017 SELF_DISCOVERY GAME:

Dear Readers, Once again, the game below is from Kokology, The Game of Self-Discovery, the first book by Tadahiko Nagao and Isamu Saito. I chose one I hope you can (and will) draw. I love to see everyone’s different depictions and hope you will play along with me. The game is not intended to be […]

MONTHLY QUESTION

“The city where I was born…” My hometown, Goshen, Indiana began “calling” to me years ago. I just didn’t understand its language. The unconscious often speaks in pictures or like dreams. Now that I know what to look for, as long ago as 2002 when I went on a pilgrimage to Ireland, the signs were […]

THE MONTHLY QUESTION

  Chantal (Aug. ‘16) responded to one of our recent questions. She wrote, “I just finished reading Sept. ‘16 Ninepatch and wondered if your lack of responses to ‘I’m most relaxed when…’ might mean that people are never relaxed. (I hope not!)  I’m most relaxed when on vacation reading by a pool or having a […]

THE WASTECAN

(Our 2016 Self-Discovery Game) Georgene (See her letter on page 2.) comments on her waste can Self-Discovery Game drawing. “I chose an empty (waste) can because I’ve been on a tear at home clearing out unused items. We’re having the interior painted a room or two each Saturday. Ugh. Clearing the room and then returning […]

THE MONTHLY QUESTION

No responses arrived this month. Our current question, “I’m most relaxed when…” will continue for another month and a new one will join it, “What is your favorite number and why?”

THE MONTHLY QUESTION

This month several readers responded to our question, “What is your happiest memory?” Our first responder is Christa (May ‘16). She writes, “Choosing a happy memory turned out to be more difficult than I thought it would be. And choosing my ‘happiest’ memory is even harder. (I can think of lots of happy times but […]

THE 2016 SELF-DISCOVERY GAME

This month, we hear Palma (See her FABRICS mission story) tells her experience with “You’re Only Human.” She says, “I was torn whether to choose one or two.” Authors Tadahiko Nagao and Isamu Saito who wrote Kokology, The Game of Self-Discovery, do not address mixed They say this about number one: 1. Nothing comes out […]

MONTHLY QUESTION

Our new question of this month is, “What outdoor scent do you enjoy more than any other?” Georgene (Apr.’16) says, “Summer is a great time for outdoor smells! In California many people have Jasmine vines on their fences. I love how the smell wafts in and out of the area I am in when walking […]