"The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision." ~Helen Keller (RIP - 1968) A Great Reset has begun. The Future ain't what it used to be - is it? Assume nothing! Beginner's Mind. Choices. Smartphones and Social Media reveal injustice - almost instantly and viscerally. Grief and Rage. Without context … Continue reading 2020 – Step 153: Zen Up!
"Every single year, we're a different person. I don't think we're the same person all our lives." ~Steven Speilberg Look East. Wu Wei is a Taoist/Buddhist concept - a state of being where actions taken are in alignment with the 'ebb and flow' of life - flowing with the go. Don't get carried away. … Continue reading 2020 – Step 3: Wu Wei (effortless action)
"Do stuff. Be clenched. Curious.....don't wait for society's kiss on your forehead." ~Susan Sontag (Vassar Commencement Address 2003) Turn off Cruise Control. Confucianism - Islam - Christianity - Hinduism (scriptural belief systems) all focus on "Kenosis" - transcendence of "Self" for the benefit of others. Mainstream does not like radical change. The currency of the … Continue reading Step 346: Without Denial
"The facts speak for themselves." ~Demosthenes Where is FAITH located? Where do you keep yours? "Out beyond my wildest dreams" is located in the right side of "my brain." The "other" we fear is often a shadow dancer "within." The brain has to hear/see something 3x before it registers that - "hmmm, there's something new/different … Continue reading Step 253: Faith In Motion – Come As You Are!
"Indefatigable - (adj.) - a person who persists without becoming fatigued." Find your Center. There's a 'power shift' underway. Something new is coming over the horizon. Slow down. When experiencing conflict - step back. Nothing is it appears. Can't fight Nature. Balance. Welcome 'unexpected Truth.' Expect intellectual and emotional clarity - based on seeds planted … Continue reading Step 196: Thank You for The Paradox