This too shall pass.
How to be happy in the moment —- digging deeply into self exploration and connection with Spirit.
The universe for me today is offering up the beauty of music. Melodies surging through my consciousness — at first adagio and then allegretto. — capturing my soul.
I no longer need the incessant ‘chatter’ in my mind. Quiet now thoughts. Peace be within.
Being graced with a positive spirit in very ‘taxing’ times.
Love. Loving relationships. Loving nature. Loving life. Loving Spirit.
Gratefulness has changed my consciousness and now I greet the day with openness to what all is possible with spirit and more often that not, I am smiling with the new day.
Late last summer, I awoke to the sunrise from my oceanside Airbnb on the Santa Barbara coastline in California. The rising sun spun shimmering beams of light across the pinwheel shaped, pastel-drenched clouds dancing over the waters of the Pacific. I felt the excitement and joy of a child; it felt so new. It was new. It was a new day. I was giddy and grateful for this beginning.
I reached out this weekend and called my mother-in-law. She lives alone and has limited tech skills to communicate virtually. We had a wonderful conversation and both our hearts were lifted as we signed off with an ‘I love you’.
My artistry. My essence. My being. Honoring who I am without regard to any potentially debilitating inhibitions.
How? Open to the awakening in the world today. It stretches my heart. Open to those despairing and in need of my/our love. It stretches my heart. Open to my own gifts that I’ve held back and am no longer afraid of. It stretches my heart to others in my life, surrounding my life and felt from what seemingly is afar yet is right within my grasp.
Zoe: Love the poem you shared. It struck a deep chord in me. Thank you.
Thank you. I will.
Samuel: I have driven through the Smoky Mountains but I have never been to Pigeon Forge. Your descriptive ‘share’ of your sunset experience is beautiful and solidifies my resolve to return and experience the Smoky Mountains more intimately.
Maryke: Yes, this is so true for me as well. Thankfulness is a much aligned “friend” of gratefulness. They’re holding hands. Blessings.
Pilgrim: Lake Michigan is my favorite of the Great Lakes. When the sun starts to sink below the horizon, it seemingly begins to lose its round shape until it flatten out and is no more. Then the sky erupts in a show of nature, so very generous, as you say. . Yes, it is a shared time across the world. Blessings.
Sunnypatti: Yes, healing is a wonderful way to frame the powers of a beautiful sunrise or sunset. Thank you for sharing that. Blessings.
Sarah: I marvel at your strength and courage. Blessings to you.
Tahsin: And open, is it not?
Javier: Yes. And thank you for reminding me what I need to take responsibility for to heal myself and to heal ‘as you state it’, the whole. Blessings, Debra
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