Far Side of Blooming

“None of us is promised an easy life. There is nothing we can do to keep ourselves immune to trials, and we cannot eradicate painful feelings in our lives.But even the most difficult seasons are not absent of God's love. And this love changes us. This is what I want to tell you: on the [...]

Thirst

“Let’s squeeze the cloud of thoughts and drink the water of wisdom to quench the thirst of enlightenment. Come, let’s meditate.”― Sw. Chidananda Tirtha One listens for echoes....while shedding skin ... the Light expands... wings become luminous…. This unlearning…..creates a thirst.. What is forged into the memory… tucks itself into the bone…. How much of ME…is [...]

Chosen

“Happiness can't be made; it's been around since forever... just freely waiting to be chosen.”― T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: The sweet Soul of Light…. Widens the gap… To a past with no map…. A heart cannot break itself…. It is the eternal part of the awakening process… to reflect the Self…..back to its true nature…. [...]

Panorama

“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.”― anaïs nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 7: 1966-1974 The journey for some….is a constant craving… The word homesteading…is for some…a long winding road…with exits that promise comfort with a view Is it dreaming awake a journey… Or.. Is it the song [...]

Passages

“I can't explain it. It's what turns you to powder, being ground between what you can't do and what you must do. You just turn to dust.”― James Salter, Light Years A handful of dust…..from the line drawn in the sand…. is thrown into the grave… we then… walk away… One need not stand on that line…..to [...]

Far Side of the Moon

“Practice is the hardest part of learning, and training is the essence of transformation.”― Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts Daily, a new door appears…like a domino effect….a new landscape enters the field of vision, and the doorway appears…. We are practicing the experience of the unknowing and by the days gloaming..we lay the day to rest….carry nothing [...]

Future is Quicker than the Eye

Behind all seen things lies something vaster; everything is but a path, a portal or a window opening on something other than itself. Antoine de Saint-Exupery When it happens… we are at that perfect pitch of Spirit…. When the deep knowing way and the deep wisdom way is connected…..we know we are walking through the [...]

Directions of Reflections

Ecclesiastes 3:11 Yet God has made everything beautiful for its own time Shards of our stories reflect in the sunlight..of our minds… Perception shifts with the movement of light upon our pieces… Memories..both the bitter and sweet… Meld into a matured flavor here…. this is where we gaze comfortably on the echoes of sorrows…the colors [...]

Season of Pause…Rebooting

Corinthians 3:17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. *where the spirit IS..not where the spirit was* We go to the ends of our experiences...to the end of ourselves...on the path of our returning.... to become conscious of this attitude of Light within us... and [...]

Phase Three…Part Two..New Vision

“It’s said that the shuffling of the cards is the earth, and the pattering of the cards is the rain, and the beating of the cards is the wind, and the pointing of the cards is the fire. That’s of the four suits. But the Greater Trumps, it’s said, are the meaning of all process [...]