Posts by Lyn Thurman

Lyn Thurman is an author, inner-goddess unleasher, coach, and founder of the Soul Path Tribe.  She believes in magic and sparkles and the amazing possibilities of you.  Find her at www.LynThurman.com.

Why We Need to Create Our Own “Normal”

“If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.” ~Maya Angelou

I had a glimpse of normal when I was a child. It looked like bright splodges of paint on pieces of cheap paper, animals made from bits of wool and odd buttons, and many, many books. Normal was taking exceedingly long suburban walks while pestering my father to supply me with mental arithmetic, to sate an insatiable love of numbers.

The most normal place in the world, my sanctuary, was the library. I loved the plastic covered window seats that would …