If you are interested in the question "what is consciousness?", you HAVE TO watch this short video. I plan on transcribing each of Deepak's words so I can meditate on it; especially the part that what we observe is what materializes. https://www.facebook.com/HeartMathInstitute/posts/10156282917883669
Take care in what you do...everything you say, do, even think, sends out a ripple...sometimes, with wide-reaching effects. Take a moment and breathe before you react or respond. It can make all the difference for you and those around you. It can give you time to find your compassion.
I had breakfast with a dear friend yesterday. We talked about a lot of stuff. We talked about our relationships and our jobs (mine is the unpaid kind). We talked about getting older and the changes that brings. And we talked about how at some point in our lives, we are faced with something we … Continue reading When the Going Gets Tough
Creative work is...a gift to the world and every being in it. Don't cheat us of your contribution. Give us what you've got. - Steven Pressfield, The War of Art
Our job in this lifetime is not to shape ourselves into some ideal we imagine we ought to be, but to find out who we already are and become it. - Steven Pressfield in The War of Art
There is nothing I need to do, now that I've surrendered. Now that I've opened my hands and heart to receive. Now that I trust what I know will come. I am now patiently waiting for the next clue to appear. And, it will appear; if I am quiet and still in my heart and … Continue reading Patiently Waiting
I have a question for you, dear reader. What would it look like if you were living Big and Brave? Maybe you already are. Please, do tell. Please tell me about what your life is like, or would be like, living Big and Brave.
Another post about the challenging times in our lives and how we make it through, one day at a time, and while holding on to a vision of our innate nature. We are already WHOLE! http://www.riankerfoot.com/onrising/
I've written about life purpose on this blog before (here, here and here). As time has passed, I've come to believe that our individual life purpose is more about really getting to know ourselves, uncovering our gifts and sharing them with others. It seems to me that once you truly know yourself, and recognize the divinity within and all … Continue reading The Myth of Finding Your Purpose by Kris Carr
I was 32 when I had my first child, a daughter who is now 17. Shortly after her birth, we learned that she had Down syndrome and a little later, that she had a heart defect. To say that the rug was pulled out from under us is an understatement. This may sound crazy to … Continue reading Forged in the Fire: deriving meaning from suffering.