Category Archives: Messenger of the Unspeakable

Stop Living In Shame by Diane Israel

Most of us have enough going on in our heads that says things like I’m not good enough,  its my fault, I’m the source of the problem and on and on. If we don’t have that tape going on then … Continue reading

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Diane Israel’s Birthday Blog…It Snows White

It snows white. How does the earth continue to be so incredible and stay pure white when we bring such darkness and destruction to our environment and to our lives? I am so grateful today and everyday. I am blown … Continue reading

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Moments of RAW……

Sleepless night brings insights.  I was up all night last night.  My mind constant with running thoughts.  Truth be told, raw moments are much tougher for me than raw foods.  Quieting my soul I looked deep inside myself.  It is … Continue reading

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Life of a Mesomorph Trying to Be Skinny

What happens at age 51 when I take skinny out of my life equation? What are the consequences of challenging my ancient belief system that skinny is better, more lovable, and healthier? Well I will give you one example of … Continue reading

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Hello Boulder

Hello Boulder, Fifty four thousand folks ran and walked the Bolder Boulder 10k Monday– what a sight. No longer running roads I chose to watch. It was a profound human experience watching a sea of unique beings each with their … Continue reading

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America’s Most Obsessed City?

I read that Time Magazine has named Boulder, ‘America’s Most Active City’. This may sound like a great honor yet I have found that there is an aggressive and obsessive quality in all this. In last week’s editorial section of … Continue reading

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Eating Disorders and Body Image: What do Gender and Sexuality Have To Do With It?

By Diane Israel, Filmmaker, Beauty Mark When I think about the challenges around being an LGBTQ-identified (Gay, Lesbian, Bi, Transgender, Queer) person, the word that best describes my experience is confusion. Life is confusing anyway, and being Queer – the … Continue reading

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Messenger of the Unspeakable

Messenger of the Unspeakable is an exploration on a moment-to-moment basis of the various issues we as humans have a difficult time speaking about. It is a commitment to honesty and facing our humanness. Topics such as relationship, sex, eating, … Continue reading

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My Weather

I’m thinking about the weather and the changes. I feel so much like weather in the sense that everything comes and goes. Sunlight and feeling sunny and then clouds and rain. Storms too. Somehow when a storm comes I find … Continue reading

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