Midweek Poems – I knew a God

I knew a God ...Some river before I Was drawn to the rhythm As if to say it could happen The lark sang its first song. ...Some star before I Was drawn to the glitter No one stopped me from noticing The last and most colorful page. ...Some rose before I Was drawn to the … Continue reading Midweek Poems – I knew a God

The 14th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

Preamble for today’s session: Note: Going in today, I was concerned that The Ruminator would impede my progress, because of his tightened presence in my mind these past few days. So, I shut my eyes and let myself go into my chest to hear and feel what came from there. All the questions asked today … Continue reading The 14th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

The 13th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

Focus of the session… Understanding disappointment Question: What is your default way of being when you realize your results are not the way you want? Answer: Disappointed & discouraged! Question: What does that feel like? Answer: I dive right in on new projects and feel regret at showing my enthusiasm and fear of judgment if … Continue reading The 13th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

Frustration

Frustration Oh, so cold, very cold Cold enough to spread Out of my centre. Cold enough to raise The hair on my forearms. Cold enough to cause My hands to loose grip of my pen. Cold enough for respite To be found solely in a fetal position. Oh, so cold, very cold Frustration by M. … Continue reading Frustration

Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif and Stop The Denial

I first met Richard a little over a year ago when I was exploring the possibility of growing a local lifestyle magazine. He is the Executive Director of the QCNA, a group that oversees the success of most of the English & bilingual publications in Quebec. I came for some advice and guidance from the … Continue reading Monday’s Movers – Richard Tardif and Stop The Denial

Fun Fotos For Friday – Into The Shadows

I'm having so much fun with light and shadow, that I had to share these little explorations and ectoplasmic emanations. Ghostly Shadows: There were shadows floating all around this area of the Cemetary. It was cool and damp, and very, very quiet. A David Lynch Intermission: There always seems to be a mid-point in Lynch's … Continue reading Fun Fotos For Friday – Into The Shadows

The 12th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

From session on July 13th, 2017 Recap & Realizations since last week: Aha moment: Awareness shines a light on our limiting behaviors and The Ladder takes it several steps further, it reveals self-understanding and our purest truth. Awareness is only the beginning. Truth is the key to all of our personal successes. Question: How is … Continue reading The 12th Step on The Ladder of Awareness

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle (Monday’s Movers)

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle Wow, I thought his New Earth changed me; Now brought the practice of presence home. I'm not sure how to evaluate this book. I believe it's meant to come to the reader when they are ready for it. I can only tell you … Continue reading The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle (Monday’s Movers)

Sad

sad… the clouds are lonely… the birds are depressed… the beer is alone… the chair is unmoved… the ant is unamused… the clowns are bored… the people are horny… the teenager is unemotional… the painting is listless… the dog is drunk… the party is sober… the shirts are dry… the pants are cold… the girl … Continue reading Sad

A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle (Monday’s Movers)

A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose by Eckhart Tolle Warning, this book can change your life. It can change the way you see the world and yourself. It can wake you up. I love that the author starts the introduction with basically saying you can take these ideas or leave them, and then … Continue reading A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose by Eckhart Tolle (Monday’s Movers)