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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Actuality of Composure and Stillness

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Sitting in traffic, several days last week, brought about the first image of today’s message.¬† It also goes along with last week’s.¬† Because, sometimes there’s a theme. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†For quite a while now I’ve understood that Time and I have a complicated relationship.¬† (Much […]

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Seeking, Finding, Being

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†There is the thought, in zen belief systems, of all emotions and feelings being equal.¬† That all is balanced, in accordance.¬† That all is harmonized, united with all else. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†In my on-going quest to learn the Release Lesson (so I don’t have to […]

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Clearly, To See

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Our journey is our own.¬† That’s a Universal Truth.¬† We are here to learn, and to grow.¬† We have chosen the methods, the company, the life.¬† And yet, we struggle.¬† I struggle. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†This has been a challenging week for me.¬† My days were […]

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Balance Allowance

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Within the family recently we’ve been conversing about technology vs old fashioned pre-computer options.¬† Some of us jump on every new app available, while others (me!) are not quite relegated to the Luddite category (hello? I’m typing this on a laptop and uploading it to the fucking interwebz!), but […]

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