Monthly Archives: December, 2010

New Year’s Eve Remembering….

I believe this poem by P. K. PAGE illumines the miracle of remembering. Remembering BY P. K. PAGE … memory… can, in the living head, create and make new the sometimes appallingly ancient present and sting the sleeping thing to a sudden seeing. And as a tree with all its leaves relaxed can shiver at […]

In face of daily radiation – I am returning to higher levels of energy – following “My Personal Call to Greatness!”

Regaining energy Joan C. King Interesting how although I am receiving daily radiation I am regaining energy! Yes, in the later part of the day after radiation in the early afternoon I experience being tired. This feels like a normal tiredness not at all resembling the heavy feeling that accompanied chemotherapy. During the weeks after […]

Expressing gratitude – following “My Personal Call to Greatness!”

Gratitude Joan C. King Today I understand dimensions of gratitude, I never before knew. You reached out to me, to support me, in so many different ways, a tender gleam in your eyes revealing compassion, an offer to help in any way, walking with me in the canyon, sending me beautiful thoughts in cards and […]

“Hard times require furious dancing” Alice Walker tells us

Life’s hard times Joan C. King In her book of poetry “Hard times require furious dancing” Alice Walker tells us about love, life, cruelty and more the things we encounter in life. The title grabs me. We all encounter hard times. These are times of GIANT opportunity to expand the expression of WHO we are! […]

“Certain things take TIME!” – A Jolt of Joan – for the week of Dec. 27, 2010.

Listen to “A Jolt of Joan” for this week and reflect on your accomplishments and progress in 2010 in the light that “Certain things take TIME!”

Isn’t interesting how people are either much nicer or not – particularly when rushed around the holidays??

Why be nice? Joan C. King Notice how you feel when you are nice and how you feel when you are not. When you’re nice you probably lower your stress by feeling an internal comfort. You know it’s a choice. You could have chosen NOT to be nice. Today, when others feel stress smile and […]

The Radiance of Being – Let yours shine today

The Radiance of Being Joan C. King Today, let the radiance of your being shine! How do you do this? Just BE the TRUTH of who you are! We have no true comprehension of the magnificence of our being. My experience with the cells of our body has opened a portal for me to see […]

“Shine YOUR light!” – A Jolt of Joan for the week of Dec. 20, 2010

Listen to Joan reading “Shine YOUR light” a poem by Kris Vaassen

Such a joy to give a workshop again – following “My Personal Call to Greatness!”

”To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.” Pearl S. Buck Purpose in work Joan C. King There is a deep joy in doing work that expresses the truth of who you are that allows your being to soar that benefits those you work with that opens the door for others […]

Another milestone – following “My Personal Call to Greatness!”

Yesterday, I had the port through which chemo reagents were introduced into my body removed at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver! HOORAY – another milestone that life is returning to become more normal! Thanks, Carmen, my friend, for chauffeuring me to Denver, celebrating my release from chemo at dinner and sharing our themes […]