“Strength is being able to stand in the same room as your trigger while not letting it get to you like it holds all the power.” By Kayil York Perhaps this is a good definition for maturity. As I see it, I’ve learned to let some things go by starting to not react to whomever, … Continue reading Saturday’s Surprises #16: Talk to the hand!
“Once we give up being attached to physical possessions, we find the time and freedom to follow bigger dreams.” By Joshua Becker Hmmmmm… let’s consider how it feels to have something new and expensive that we could hardly afford. Some of us worry a lot about it getting damaged or lost. We fret and do … Continue reading Friday’s Frequencies #16: 1-800 -GOT-JUNK?
“The more you let go, the higher you rise.” By Peace Whisperer A gentle reminder to not get attached to things, including ideas, thoughts, and feelings. An unfettered being remains open to every new opportunity. Perhaps unrealistic to most of us, but we can still practice this in part throughout our lives. I recently got … Continue reading Thursday’s Thoughts #16: The Magical Fruit isn’t what you think it is.
“Discipline is doing what needs to be done, even if you don’t want to do it.” By unknown Another perspective on an irrefutable truth. Wanting or not wanting to do something is just external motivation. Stop thinking about what needs to be done and do it. Stop feeling and judging, and you will find no … Continue reading Wednesday’s Wisdoms #16: Must Do It!
“Finding yourself is not really how it works. You aren’t a ten dollar bill in last winter’s coat pocket. You are also not lost. Your true self is right there, buried under cultural conditioning, other people’s opinions, and inaccurate conclusions you drew as a kid that became your beliefs about who you are. Finding yourself … Continue reading Tuesday’s Triumphs #16: Where was I now?
“When God wants to move you to bigger blessings, He’ll allow a heavy storm to pour on you. Every plant grows after rain.” From averstu.com Wow! This is so much more than just about having faith. Faith was the first word that came to mind when I read it, but the feeling, or emotion that … Continue reading Monday’s Meanings #16: Rain On Me, Universe!!!
The drawing teacher gave the instruction to complete a "large" drawing, then the details fell apart for me. What style, what subject, what... everything? These were the questions of my fellow classmates and the answers came back in such a fashion that it seemed anything would be accepted. later, one-on-one, the teacher suggested I use … Continue reading The Hybrid Project: Hey, look over there! The Tiki-Plague Doctor is rollerskating
“Whenever anything negative happens to you, there is a deep lesson concealed within it, although you may not see it at the time.” By Eckhart Tolle If everything that happens is there as a lesson for me to learn from, then there’s no point in seeing it as negative. This quote is telling me that … Continue reading Sunday’s Speculations #16: Oh, that’s what I needed after all.
“He who buys what he does not need steels from himself.” A Swedish Proverb I get a real kick out of this one. For years I’ve been trying to be consistent in asking myself “Why do I need this?” before buying stuff. I’m sure I’ve had all sorts of justifications as to why I pushed … Continue reading Saturday’s Surprises #15: I caught my thief!
“You might get 85 years on this planet, don’t spend 65 paying off what you can’t afford.” By Cait Flanders Where exactly was this wisdom when I was 20? I am sure it was out there, but it sure wasn’t inside me. Whatever you do, find a way to put some money aside. Make it … Continue reading Friday’s Frequencies #15: What are you doing with life?