Tag: perspective

blind loyalty

Blind loyalty is just that….BLIND. Open. Your. Eyes. Question EVERYTHING. Taking NOTHING at face value. Be still. Dig DEEP. Ask your heart. Listen to your intuition. Trust yourself first, then your trust of others will not be misplaced. (written in Spring, 2016) *If seeking…

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 for the end of year…upon reflection

  Last year, I posted “upon reflection” on December 28. As we are nearing the end of this year, this decade, reflecting and contemplating, is our most important contribution to the healing and evolution of our species, and our planet. To keep moving, trying to…

wondering as I wander

These past weeks have seemed to be a void of much of anything for me. Writing, reading…have seemed elusive. I have not slept as well and at times have had some interesting dreams that I reflect upon the meaning of. Even as I have…

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…

revisiting integrity

Two years ago, October 17, 2017,  to be exact, I wrote a relatively brief piece on integrity.  In the last few days, many issues and occurrences in the collective, as well as in the lives of those closest to me, point to the cracks…

a note of gratitude to you

Today, I am reflecting on the ongoing tumult which has become the norm in the country I live in. It’s been a tough week. As much as I seek to remain centered, so that I may be more of an observer and avoid the…

facing the days

  I’ve missed being here…writing and sharing quotes, perspectives, thoughts and feelings. It’s been a desert of late. These times can be challenging to navigate when one enjoys writing as much as I do and have in the past. Even my journal had become…

plumbing the depths

Gratitude is the capacity to stare doubt, loss, chaos and despair right in the eye and say, ‘I am still here.’ Diana Butler Bass Our lives are filled with challenges – great and small – every day. The ways we accept or reject the opportunity that challenges…

resistance

This is NOT about resisting any government actions, beliefs, or an individual’s ideas and words about what we should be doing, thinking, etc. What we resist, persists.  – Carl Jung I could write even more about an externally focused and instigated resistance. In fact…