Category: Pace of Change

the view from here

Many years ago, I heard a spiritual teacher say that there are many paths up the mountain. No one path is THE only path. What I loved about this as I heard it then and reflect on it now, is that it honors each… Continue Reading “the view from here”

defensive and offensive

We see a lot of defensive behavior every day. Shaming, blaming, defending…all are a facet of the darkness within and the beliefs which many still hold which are flawed. The beliefs are flawed…not those who hold them. It’s easy to want to lash out… Continue Reading “defensive and offensive”

disruption

The definition of the word is this:  “disturbance or problems that interrupt an event, activity, or process.” Therefore a disruptor is one who creates the disruption. Generally, disruption, has been seen in some segments as unhealthy, against the status quo or otherwise upsetting the… Continue Reading “disruption”

holding space

I’m sure you’ve heard the term “holding space”. It is an oft used and not always fully understood term. In truth it is a term that, for me, refers to presence. Whatever it means to you, I encourage you to read this. It is… Continue Reading “holding space”

recommit – we’ve got this

The response was swift. People DO care about the climate. People ARE concerned about the US joining two smaller countries in NOT being a part of the Paris Climate agreement. States and cities are stepping forward to commit to abiding by the agreement. Businesses… Continue Reading “recommit – we’ve got this”

observation

How many of us can honestly say that we are effective observers…of ourselves?  We live so fast, make so many decisions, react unconsciously to so many stimuli, and then we wonder how we got to where we are right now. Look around. There is… Continue Reading “observation”

just for today…breathe

Some days we feel as if things are moving at such a pace that we can scarcely keep up. Do we have to keep up? With what? Breathe. Deep, cleansing breaths can be healing. We need only look around to know that we can… Continue Reading “just for today…breathe”

slow down

“…you move too fast. You’ve got to make the morning last.” At this time of year, many are moving too fast. Rushing around shopping, wrapping gifts, shipping gifts, getting ready for the next party (perhaps while recovering from the previous one) are just a… Continue Reading “slow down”

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