Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“L”

L is for Love “There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.” – John- 4:18- Love is our natural state of being, feeling and emoting. Everything else is is based in fear and fear is aContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“L””

Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“K”

K is for Kind “Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle” -Plato- There is a piece of word-art in my home that says “In a world where you can be anything, be kind” Do you go out of your way to be kind? Do you say or do nice things forContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“K””

Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“J”

J is for Journey “It may be that when we no longer know which way to go that we have come to our real journey.” -Wendell Berry- It is not until we get further down the path and become more self-aware that we can clearly see that the trials and tribulations were put in frontContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“J””

Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“H”

H is for Healing “As soon as healing takes place, go out and heal somebody else” -Maya Angelou- Is love the stepping stone to healing? Or, is healing is the stepping stone to love? When we love, we begin to heal and when we heal we can begin to love, ourselves, and others more fully.Continue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul vol.2 -“H””

Alphabet soup for the soul – “X”

X is for -” X marks the spot“ “If ‘X’ marks the spot of the destination of our life journey, then ‘Y’ should be the reason we’re choosing to go” – Cedric Crawford- The phrase ‘X marks the spot’ has a couple of different attributions. One version is that old pirates would bury their treasureContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul – “X””

Alphabet soup for the soul – “F”

F is for Focus “Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it. “ -Greg Anderson- What we focus on expands. Many people have been attributed with saying “Energy flows where attention goes” and whether the energy is positive or negative this is true ofContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul – “F””

Alphabet soup for the soul – “D”

D is for Dharma “It is better to live your own dharma imperfectly, than to live an imitation of somebody else’s life with perfection.” – Bhagavad Gita– Dharma is the destiny deep inside all of us, it is our reason for living. In Buddhism, it means ‘cosmic law and order’. Simply put it’s the versionContinue reading “Alphabet soup for the soul – “D””

Cloud Cover

  The article below can be for readers of this blog but more so their friends or family members that are struggling. There is already magic in this article because the two people I shared it with both told me it helped them in unimaginable ways that indeed I can imagine. If it helped them, maybeContinue reading “Cloud Cover”

Steps to awakening series, step 11 of 12

Step 11- You consciously surrender to the present moment  This is what we should be doing anytime we are frustrated or find ourselves getting mad, upset, angry or even depressed at our current situation. When any of these uncomfortable negative feelings happen, we must stop as soon as we become aware and ask the simpleContinue reading “Steps to awakening series, step 11 of 12”

Steps to awakening series, step 7 of 12

Step 7- Your inner world becomes just as real as “the world of the 10,000 things” as the Tao Te Ching calls our 3D world of physical form In essence, this step just reinforces what some of the other steps are saying to us.  It means that once again we get to create our future.Continue reading “Steps to awakening series, step 7 of 12”