Momentum and Pace

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†There is a running joke in our family about being in a hurry.¬† My grandfather would get enormously stressed out about “going” – then, once we’d arrived, he was all in a rush to get home.¬† (There was no one waiting at home, we were all there, with him!) […]

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Tactile and Tangible

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Recently I came across a comedian joking about how no one has really found the meaning of life yet. ¬†Not only was this remark not funny, but it was blatantly untrue. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We absolutely know the meaning of why we’re living these lives. ¬†We’re […]

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Here and Plenty

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†After yesterday’s blast, it’s time to assess. ¬†Was there damage? ¬†Are we all whole? ¬†Does anything need to be rebuilt? ¬†Or simply built anew? ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The message I woke up with this morning points us towards the possibility of starting over, and starting now. […]

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Exacting Great Care

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Even if we were to sit perfectly still, calm and serene, at peace, time would continue to tick on. ¬†Seconds, minutes, hours, days. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†And if we struggle, stress, suffer, time also ticks on. ¬†Seconds, minutes, hours, days. ¬†And then, weeks into months and […]

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The Enlightenment Process

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Last night I had to set aside a book without finishing it. ¬†This is a difficult action for my Virgo brain to handle. ¬†Also, and maybe even more difficult, is for my Highly Sensitive soul to read about sadness. ¬†I was initiating a compromise alone, with just me. ¬† […]

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