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Surrendering to Uncertainty

Scientists recognize the unpredictability of nature, and have been trying to make sense of it. Even the most seemingly simple events are governed by this unpredictability. When and where will bubb…

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Can You Love What You Don’t Know?

I don’t know whether I should jump back into my art career after neglecting it for the past three years. I don’t know whether the risky relationship shift I just negotiated with my husband will dra…

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How Love Can Keep You Honest

I have issues with uncertainty. When I don't know what lies ahead, I tend to feel uncomfortable. Decision-making is sometimes difficult for me because the inability to know how a particular decision w…

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The Stream of Life

Like every great insight, the discovery that the universe has no fixed structure can seem frightening, but the uncertainty principle is just as much a creativity principle. Words like “void,” “nothin…

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When Things Don’t Go Your Way…

It was 6:25 am when I left San Francisco to head to Vermont to keynote the women’s conference Zest Fest.  My Virgin America flight to Boston went smoothly enough, and in spite of the gusty winds, dens…

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Why To Make Uncertainty Your BFF

Once upon a time, back when I was about 32, I thought I knew how my life was going to turn out. I had just been promoted to full partner in a busy OB/GYN practice in San Diego, where I planned to work…

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Wisdom from Les Brown

I think we can all agree, life is getting tough. It seems as if everything around us is collapsing, and crumbling before our very eyes. Many people are uncertain about the future, money, relationships…

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10 Ways to Embrace Change

There is nothing more certain and unchanging than uncertainty and change. --John Fitzgerald Kennedy Did you ever notice how in one moment you can be ecstatically happy and then suddenly depressed? …

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5 Ways to Stabilize Change

Only if you feel sure of your place in the universe can you begin to face the fact that you are surrounded by creation and destruction as they constantly play themselves out. In unity, you realize tha…

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