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Forgiveness

Forgiveness is an act of self-love. A gift of healing we give to our-self. The conditioned mind has a bit of a problem with forgiveness. As usual, it is a matter of perception. The two most common statements we hear people make about the… Continue Reading “Forgiveness”

everyone is doing their best

Everyone is doing the best that they are able within the understanding and awareness they have in each moment. Many years ago, I read similar words, and it made sense to me, so I decided to adopt it as a belief and see how… Continue Reading “everyone is doing their best”

Life is beautiful

Life is Beautiful. It is also full of paradox. In accepting death, we learn how to truly live. In accepting our faults and vulnerabilities we become truly strong. In letting go, we gain more. In slowing down, and aligning with the flow of Life,… Continue Reading “Life is beautiful”

we are creators

We have forgotten what we are. Genesis 1:27 “So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him, male and female he created them”. I may not identify as Christian, because my understanding of Jesus, God and the… Continue Reading “we are creators”

the Art of Surrender

Instead of the word Surrender, I could use Acceptance – they are inter-changeable in this instance. However it amuses me to use the word Surrender, because the very word used to bring up so much resistance within me. It was one of the Life… Continue Reading “the Art of Surrender”

Know Yourself

I guess you could say that at the age of forty, when life as I knew it feel apart, I experienced a deep existential crisis. Possibly one of the greatest gifts Life could have sent me at the time. It didn’t feel that way… Continue Reading “Know Yourself”

Love yourself

I spent 4 days in hospital recently as a result of the physical symptoms I was experiencing (my first nights in hospital in 13 years of living with cancer – not bad going!). A CT scan (it was 16 months since my last), showed… Continue Reading “Love yourself”

bias and belief

I had this astounding moment of clarity today where I could see that human beings, with very few exceptions, are primarily self absorbed and self-interested. Myself, most definitely included. This is not a condemnation – it is simply a fact. It is the way… Continue Reading “bias and belief”

Being open

What does this mean? To be open? I have been reading Michael A Singer’s book “The Untethered Soul’. I have been reading this book sporadically for many months. My sister recommended it to me months ago and I bought it, but it is taking… Continue Reading “Being open”

I heard the owl call my name

I heard the owl call my name is the title of an exquisite, very short book by Margaret Craven. It is the story of a young priest who doesn’t have long to live and is sent to minister in an Indian Village in British… Continue Reading “I heard the owl call my name”