conscious wellbeing for ourselves & our world
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"You do not have to be good... You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves." ~Mary Oliver
The Guest House, by Rumi
This being human is a guest house.
Every morning a new arrival....
A joy, a depression, a meanness,
some momentary awareness comes
as an unexpected visitor.
Welcome and entertain them all!
Even if they are a crowd of sorrows,
who violently sweep your house
empty of its furniture,
still, treat each guest honorably.
He may be clearing you out
for some new delight.
The dark thought, the shame, the malice.
meet them at the door laughing and invite them in.
Be grateful for whatever comes.
because each has been sent
as a guide from beyond.
- Jelaluddin Rumi
“I have sea foam in my veins, for I understand the language of waves.”
~ Le Testament d’Orphee
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Sprouting Self Love ~ Is It Time for A Self-Talk Spring Clean-Up?
There is so much negatively impacting us and our world right now, so much pressure and crisis and clean up we are are attempting and clamoring towards and facing both individually and collectively. As empaths it can feel just plain overwhelming. Empaths want to address and fix and save and fix it ALL right now. Because cruelty, destruction of the sacred, and unkind things can feel unbearable to our sensitive nervous systems and souls. Sometimes our sensitive systems can barely take it. So what does this have to do with our self talk?
The connection is that while we are being negatively impacted by events or energies in the world it can be especially easy to get ourselves caught in the vortex of clamoring for…Continue
Posted on April 20, 2018 at 12:30pm
THE 2ND CHAPTER. (HOBEN) PROSE FORM
Myoho renge kyo — The wonderful Law of the Lotus Sutra
Ho ben pon dai ni: Skillful Ways
Ni Ji Se Son — There the World Honored One
Ju San Mai — Quietly came up
An Jo Ni Ki — From his samadhi
Go Shari Hotsu — And said to Shariputra:
Sho Bu' Chi E — The wisdom of the Buddhas
Jin Jin Mu Ryo — Is profound and cannot be measured
Go Chi E Mon — Its gate is hard to understand
Nange Nan Nyu — And difficult to enter.
Is Sai Sho Mon — No…
Posted on September 21, 2017 at 10:00pm