snow, grace

Awesome Stories 349- Christmas Edition

This week Awesome Stories brings you music and stories to inspire you for the holidays. For me, stories and music are the core of what it means to be human. We express our ideas, lessons, and values with our stories. And we express our feelings and share our stories energetically with music. They both have…

Christmas, Peanuts, Charlie Brown

Sexy Santa

Sexy Santa ~ movin’ and groovin’ sexy Santa cuts a rug dance on Charlie Brown ~ Gotcha! I bet you’re wondering where the sexy part is or even Santa? Sorry, you’ve been “peanutized” with a classic bait and switch ad or the football-fake-out that Sally does to poor Charlie Brown every year. Most of us know the power of…

giving, joy, service

Awesome Stories- A Season of Giving

This week Awesome Stories brings you a collection of ideas to inspire a season of giving. Human beings are wired to care and give and it’s probably our best route to happiness.~ Dacher Keltner This is the time of year that reminds us of the power of giving. The funny part is that I know…

poetry, Christmas, fun

Christmas Cheers To You!

Christmas Cheers To You!   May your days be bright a writing cove filled with light fingers on keyboards tapping clever new verses rapping ~ traditionalists are singing with jingle bells ringing the children are playing bursting and braying ~ anxious reindeers barking with Santa and Elves harking keeping their fears at bay joining the merry…

poetry, Christmas, cheer

Christmas Cheer

Christmas Cheer It’s a magical time of year days filled with love and cheer hearts opening wide loving the joyful ride ~ children playing mistletoe swaying lovers kissing elders missing ~ may we find rebirth here and now on earth born to celebrate life and master our strife ~ It’s time to rebirth the spirit…

Elido Turco, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 200

This is the 100th week of Awesome Stories! They were initially called Good News, but I changed the name to be more inclusive. Thanks for your continued support and readership! I hope these stories inspire you to live richer, fuller lives, especially as we move into the holidays and new year. This week Awesome Stories brings…

Merry Christmas, Celebrate

12 Ways to Celebrate Life for the Holidays

I’ve created this post to celebrate and honor December 12, 2012. Life is a precious gift that we are given freely. What we make of our lives is almost entirely up to us as determined by our choices, not our circumstances. Many people are talking about cataclysmic or transformative events, new eras, apocalapse, spiritual births,…