Soft Center

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Many of us (most of us!) make judgments or decisions about people and situations based entirely on a first glace.¬† I’m wondering if it’s another cultural failure?¬† Are we raised and reared to cast those spur-of-the-moment, based-on-nothing, declarations of others? ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Because when we […]

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To Be, To Feel

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Without sorrow, we cannot truly understand what it might feel like to be happy.¬† Without pain, our concept of joy may not be as deep, as comprehensive and full. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†On this journey, it is very much part of our job, our lesson, our […]

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Individually

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Every day, at just after midnight, our calendar changes.¬† In around four weeks, it changes again.¬† When twelve months have passed, another change is marked.¬† In ten more years, it’s called something else entirely. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†It’s a sort of random-yet-confining set of rules, this […]

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Necessary

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†What does it mean to be needed, and is it a way we wish to have others view us?¬† Don’t we all struggle to feel worthy and of value? ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Do we really HAVE to have all the things we cling to?¬† Are all […]

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Transition and Renewal and Vegetation

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†At two jobs. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†No days off.¬† For more than thirteen days straight. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Like, in a row. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Super tired.¬† Also?¬† Super pleased with this gift the Universe has handed to me.¬† Super […]

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