Tag: healing

prayers and miracles

Dear Readers, I send you blessings of love, peace, reconciliation, and wakefulness in these ongoing changing and unusual circumstances. We are all finding different ways to live our waking hours – whether we are working from home or not, caring for children or not,…

where to begin?

“The urgency for a radical change in consciousness seems to grow every day.”  – Eckhart Tolle The well worn and know by many adage, “we are living in extraordinary times” seems to have taken on additional meaning in the last few months. Many times,…

the water we swim in

Recently, I was talking with a very dear and trusted friend and fellow coach about the inherent challenge in learning to hold two seemingly opposite sets of feelings about the same thing, person, situation or experience. Her response immediately provided a broader context for…

courage and it’s companion – pain

Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.  – Socrates I watched and listened to and Demi Lovato’s performance on the Grammy Awards the day following the performance. Listening to the lyrics, the simple music accompanying her voice, and feeling the…

reflections on innocence…lost

See the world with the innocence of children. Approach the world with the daring of children. Love the world with the readiness of children. Heal the world with the purity of children. Change the world with the wisdom of children. – Neale Donald Walsch…

stanzas – invisible

No one knows. No one sees.   No one wants to know. No one wants to see.   So –   No one knows. No one sees.   And –   It’s ok. I’m ok.   That’s what matters.   To me.   And…

the tendrils of grief

The collective denial of our underlying emotional life has contributed to an array of troubles and symptoms. What is often diagnosed as depression is actually low-grade chronic grief locked into the psyche, complete with the ancillary ingredients of shame and despair.  – Francis Weller…

an invitation in the new year

What a man takes in by contemplation, that he pours out in love.  – Meister Eckhart As I watch the first snow of the season fall from the sky, I cannot help reflecting on the beauty of it and what it compels us to…

preparing…

As we get “caught up” in the busyness of preparing for the holidays, and the country prepares for the ongoing and increasingly tense machinations of our Congress in the upcoming election year, Nature is readying herself for rest. The Autumn has wrought cooler temperatures,…

inner peace

What are you not doing that is somehow contributing to discomfort in your being…right now? We hear…all of the time. Hearing isn’t listening…or not the listening to which I am referring. I’m not speaking of the day-to-day noises from the myriad sources in the…