Leaning into uncertainty . . . I’ve done this in one way or another my entire life. Sometimes not just a lean. More like a leap. Other times, a shrinking back. Still others, an attempt at denial. Without getting into details, in my earliest childhood I experienced several traumatic episodes. Worse than bad. Not as … Read more
Blame is the energy which holds me in the past. Blame finds fault either in events, others, myself, or God/Divine Source. Blame is also a protective mechanism, a shield against trouble. The problem is how blame tries to deflect responsibility often because of fear and a lack of trust. Observing what keeps me from the … Read more
I forgive myself for forgetting I am divine. Blame tightly held creates division within. Over time, this alienation promotes a deep sense of separation, of loneliness. Blames serves up abandonment. Overcoming blame requires finding a path across the divide, finding a restoration to wholeness. Forgiveness freely offered and lovingly claimed provides the bridge to … Read more
I look in my heart to understand my life. As a productive, intelligent person, I can be easily distracted trying to figure out everything within the rationality of my mind. This dominance of my mind can overshadow the importance of my heart and its primary role at the essential core of myself. I ask my … Read more
I fully accept responsibility for myself with grace and ease. Responsibility is a moving target because my life is always in some motion of shift, change, growth or learning. No matter where I am in my spiritual growth, it is always good to take stock of my responsibility especially to myself. I have the tendency … Read more
I no longer fear my inner guidance. When trouble happens and responsibility must be assessed, it’s not unusual to blame myself and mistrust my own inner guidance. Blame diverts, distracts and divides, leaving me without what I need most: self-trust, especially of my own inner voice. Working to re-establish this trust is an important step … Read more
Blame is of the past. Fear of tomorrow anchors you in a future that can never happen. What are you ready to let go? Or would you rather see only fear so that you are distracted from trying for your best and failing.