Posts by Dawn Sully Pile

Thanks For the Gift of the Challenge, Bradley Will!

It was a bit like having thirty little mystery packages to open one at a time during this thirty-day blogging challenge with you, Bradley. Each day was the unwrapping of a little box in my mind to see what was in there and what wanted to come out and show up through words. There are…

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Be the Light

I love Yogi tea. The tea itself is one of my favorites. The additional bonus is finding the message on the tag. I was mulling my blog for today and was settling in on how we have the opportunity over and over again to see people’s faces light up through special or unexpected connection. That…

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New Year’s Evolution

This blog came to me as I thought about the inspiring, light up the world woman who asked me how I choose what I write for my blog. I have been following her life and evolution this year since leading a workshop she attended last year that was titled exactly this: A New Year’s Evolution…

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Stopping in Curiosity

I love this photo. What I miss most in starting my own business that centers mainly on working with adults is not being with children. Not being with them everyday leaves a significant void in my life in the arena of curiosity, imagination, noticing and reminders of exactly how to live life. They excel at…

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In Blackness: Two Writing Challenges in One

How I’d love to immerse myself in writing all day every day… so many exceptional writing companions and brilliant minds that awaken and stir up words in my being. I crave more time to swirl them on to the paper or craft their design on the screen. The prompt from another writing group today comes…

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The Brook

There is something about water that captures me and pulls me in. It does not matter where it is or how large or small the expanse. It is what I feel and imagine in its presence. While I grew up in a city on the majestic Hudson River and still bask in its beauty when…

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Hills One Step At A Time

Hills… one step at a time… going up. A walker, not a runner, I have been challenging myself the last couple of months to complete the 2.7-mile path I love by completely jogging it…no stopping…my goal: by January 1, 2016. I have either been jogging the flat parts and stopping when I get to hills…

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How We Serve Clients: An Aspect of Caregiving

(For those who never experienced this…a phone switchboard) We are caregivers of our clients, whatever our business. More examples come to me all the time, tiny or big, of how we are caregivers or care receivers all along life’s continuum. The first couple of years of my college summers I sat up high in my…

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Invitation to You to Share Wishes

This happy Wishes tree is on the lawn of a home of across the street from my walking path. Some who are local Facebook friends pass it each day and have perhaps contributed wishes to the branches. I finally stopped today to read and participate. So many of the sentiments moved me as well as…

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