What if we had this same trust and confidence in the fact that we are always being taken care of in every aspect of our lives?
compare this article about the Copenhagen talks in 2009 to Lima 2014).
regardless, i hope you found it interesting, informative or inspiring in some fashion, and that it ignites you to take some kind of action to illuminate your life and our world more brightly, even starting right in your own home.
there is actually a lot going on that is super positive (i’ll share that in my January feature blog), so there is a great deal to be hopeful about. we need your light to add to we have so much to lose and so much to gain. definitely more than we’ll ever have the opportunity to know and understand.
Happy Holidays and may 2015 see more of our wishes come true.
*this list was written in no particular order including some links knowing that they are but a few of many examples i could have used. Webster’s dictionary says it’s “having or expressing devotion to and vigorous support for one’s country; mid 17th century: via late Latin from Greek patriōtikos ‘relating to a fellow countryman’.” i actually started looking up a bunch of other words related to this one, but soon realized i was going down a […] CONTINUE READING → this month’s blog is a collection of thoughts (some from my journal, others from posts on instagram and Facebook) on the passing of two sweet souls last month- our male duck, Sol, who came to an untimely end at the beginning of May, leaving behind his lifetime companion, Luna.
if you recommend others, please let me know; i promise i’ll check them out. and Robbie Mast, a wonderful young […] CONTINUE READING → “If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you.
There is a Sufi saying that goes, “Abundance can be had simply by consciously receiving what has already been given.” This month we are putting our attention on choosing, as Terces Engelhart says, “the knowingness of being always and completely provided for” and practicing the view that abundance is actually an expression of the Spirit/Divine/The Oneness of which we all contribute to and are all a real part of.
For instance, we knew the sun would rise this morning and we don’t question that it will rise tomorrow.
i’m sitting here in the comfort of my beautiful country home looking out over the bucolic view from our kitchen window… even though i have tomatoes cooking on the stove waiting to be canned, a warm cup of tea sitting next to my computer, and a fire in the wood stove to keep me cozy, i am grief-stricken at the state of our world.
and i am well aware that i am sitting in the position of having an amazing amount of privilege… definitely more than i’ll ever have the opportunity to know and understand.
even the privilege to feel this way, to even have the time and space to think and write about my privilege. i am so grateful for every single thing in my life…