Tag: self-awareness

Choose with Awareness

This is a quote from one of my favorite books, “The Secret Life of Bees,” by Sue Monk Kidd.

Care for Yourself

When flying, they always say “place the oxygen mask over your own mouth and nose before assisting others”. This is a reminder to always take care of yourself first and, if lost, reclaim your position in life.

Aren’t You Too?

 I know I am. There is so much I still don’t know and, step by step, I will discovery more.       footsteps image credit via Inchoate

What Good Is a Window?

What good is a window   if there’s nothing to see  no season of fall  no drifting of leaves  What good is a window  if there’s only a wall.    What good is a window  if it’s sealed on all sides  if it always stays…

Feeling Combustible?

You know those times when you feel you need an exit plan but you don’t have a strategy? You don’t want to be there. You feel trapped. Your insides feel combustible. You could swim in the moisture made from your palms. Your toes tap…

Still the Waters Calm

Still the waters calm  but not stagnant Static waters poison change. Shift, transform embrace the growth. Barren souls lack knowledge, awareness. Still the waters calm but move float drift evolve enlighten.   photo credit via Static

I Am Not Your Sculpture

Please do not carve me into a person of your liking or carve me into something I’m not. Instead, carve me some bread and cheese and I’ll sit down with you in a moment of sharing. Then, we will discover if we can be…

Make it Personal

“It’s true that everything has its Personal Legend, but one day that Personal Legend will be realized. So each thing has to transform itself into something better, and to acquire a new Personal Legend, until someday, the Soul of the World becomes one thing…

To Ask for Help

The inside of your mind is torn you ache for someone’s guidance yet thrusted hand keeps them away retained, a thunderous silence   Problems stem from holding back and keeping troubles bound The tigers growl, the gators snap the lions, they surround   Isn’t…

Nothing to Fear

  Don’t be afraid open the window let in the air Take a peek inside, see hearts and ire candles and daggers roses and soot monuments and ruins a fortress and a tennament a marauder and a Nobel thunderstorms and clear skies an anchor…