Unscripted: An unexpected personal best

May 22nd, 2010 |

On May 1st, I completed the Door County Half Marathon. I ran some, I walked some, I wanted to sit down and cry. But I didn’t.

Unscripted: Alone with my thoughts. Or am I?

April 16th, 2010 |

Sometimes it’s a blessing, sometimes a curse, but it’s always best when I can combine thoughtfulness with company.

Unscripted:The Four Agreements

April 2nd, 2010 |

Don Miguel Ruiz’s book transforms common self-limiting beliefs into four simple guidelines-but sometimes things are easier said than done.

Emotional nudism

February 26th, 2010 |

The more comfortable I become sharing my struggles, the more I notice people opening up to me. It turns out I’m not the only one who feels naked sometimes.

Unscripted: A semi-silent retreat (and lots of talks with myself)

February 13th, 2010 |

A quiet journey to a Wisconsin hermitage leads Michelle Sieg to some deep-seeded realizations.

Unscripted: Our father who art in the shower

January 29th, 2010 |

TCD blogger Michelle Sieg finds that spreading herself too thin complicates everything from saying a morning prayer to remembering where her parents live.

Unscripted: Starting 2010 on fire

January 8th, 2010 |

TCD’s Michelle Sieg discovers the switch to ignite her flame.

Unscripted: This new year, don’t waver

December 31st, 2009 |

‘Tis the season for New Year’s Resolutions. For many people, losing weight, eating better and exercising top the list of goals — again.

Unscripted: The Beatles, the Bible and the top of a hill

November 16th, 2009 |

Life’s momentous ups and downs have a way of coloring the journey and streamlining perspective.

Unscripted: The power of a personal best

October 26th, 2009 |

Looking back, the race really ran parallel to my life as of late. I alternated between feeling really strong and feeling pain.