“In threatening and survival situations, we look for evidence of hope – a small sign that the situation may improve. When an abuser/controller shows the victim some small kindness, even though it is to the abusers benefit as well, the victim interprets that small kindness as a positive trait of the captor.” ~Dr. Carver (Love … Continue reading 2020 – Trust Your Self Above ALL Others
"It has been said that people of the modern world suffer a great sadness, a "species loneliness" - estrangement from the rest of Creation. We have built this isolation with our fear, with our arrogance, and with our homes brightly lit against the night." ~Robin Wall Kimmerer (Potawatomi Nation) Bridging worlds – the first step … Continue reading 2020 – Sunday Blessings – Rx – Good Medicine
"The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him." ~Robert Benchley (American Humorist) Simplicity hides inside complexity. Human can see Space. Human cannot see Time. A new front opens up. What goes around comes around. Restoration. Approaching the 100th Monkey. Winning is beginning to "go out of style." The Age … Continue reading Step 337: Strange Magic
"When life gets tangled, there is something so reassuring about climbing a mountain. The challenge is unambiguous." ~Stacy Allison The "End" is ALWAYS decided at the Beginning. What would it take for Human to "come together" and work in Oneliness? Bacteria cooperates instead of competing - thus ensuring survival for ALL. What does "freedom" smell … Continue reading Step 329: Survival of the Friendliest
"Just because you haven't found your talent yet doesn't mean you don't have one." ~Kermit The Frog Which is better - efficiency OR effectiveness - - short-term objectives OR long-term goals? Imagination fuels thought. Thought creates Reality. Reality sets boundaries. Boundaries create choice. Choice reveals separation. The Universe is benevolent and will repeat opportunities … Continue reading Step 321: Arm-and-a-leg-ageddon!