Tag archive for Change

Merging and emerging

Merging and emerging

A healer I have visited many times writes on her webpage: Is there really any difference in the dying and the birthing? Is it not just the merging and the emerging of the spirit? It resonated with truth from the first time I read it….

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How to connect deeply with anyone…in 5 minutes.

How to connect deeply with anyone…in 5 minutes.

Since finding this little exercise online, I’ve done it myself and tried it with my mom and my husband, all with very different results. In each case, it did provide some insight, and I think it actually might be an interesting activity to break the…

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Make way for joy

Make way for joy

Isn’t it odd that we start asking kids when they’re three years old what they want to be when they grow up? It’s true…several people have already asked Dawson what he wants to Be. He says “soccer.” His answer is perfect, actually — it’s the…

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Undressing fear

Undressing fear

Fear. Lurking behind so many tough emotions, experiences, and circumstances, there it is. Insidious, ubiquitous, self-limiting and really very boring, as Elizabeth Gilbert pointed out in this excellent post. When we imagine fear, our minds might conjure images of boogeymen jumping from the bushes, of…

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It’s all happening!

It’s all happening!

One of my favorite lines comes from one of my favorite movies: Almost Famous. Penny Lane tells William Miller, “It’s all happening.” It is all happening, all of the time, but sometimes I am more keenly aware of it. The physical reality gets louder, or…

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