“….This is what sages, leaders, scientists, thinkers, and the brave souls of the past have done. They shifted and molded consciousness, actively transforming societies. They followed the impulse. They listened to the request to dialogue with the future. They consciously or unconsciously accepted their roles as midwives for the new….”
― Shahar Rabi
Deepened quietude expands with this bridging we are traversing
It is here…. the awareness of this eternal Shifting of the Soul…catches our breath..and our senses…
For in this stillness… we are privileged to witness the grand illusion…. dissolving…..
“And the people stayed home.
And read books, and listened, and rested, and exercised, and made art, and played games, and learned new ways of being, and were still.
And listened more deeply.
Some meditated, some prayed, some danced. Some met their shadows. And the people began to think differently.
And the people healed.
And, in the absence of people living in ignorant, dangerous, mindless, and heartless ways, the earth began to heal.
And when the danger passed, and the people joined together again, they grieved their losses, and made new choices, and dreamed new images, and created new ways to live and heal the earth fully, as they had been healed.”……
Kitty O’Meara …And The People Stayed Home
*This is her poem about growth in times of despair, and intense despair as something that forces us to realize and hopefully fix the more latent despairs inside us and create new worlds from it.*