Emotions

“There’s always complications, weird vibrations, frustrations, have patience” Sophie B Hawkins We all feel that way sometimes, “What’s the dad-gummed point?” Makes us wanna throw up our hands and go back to bed, or eat a lot of ice cream, or whatever our “zhuzge” is. Somewhere along the line, we learned that only good feelings […]

Trust the Process

You can’t bake a cake unless you follow the recipe. Sure, you can ignore the recipe but you probably won’t end up with a cake. – Anon. When I first started on my journey, it was so annoying when people would say, “You’re exactly where you need to be.” Honestly, I thought it was condescending.  […]

Surrender

Surrender is laying down your weapons and waiting further instruction. – Military definition When I’m struggling with God, my weapons are justification and rationalization, selfishness and self-centeredness, entitlement and expectation, bargaining and negotiating, judgment and critical thinking. I don’t want to surrender my weapons. They are mine and I know how to use them. What […]

Resistance

“Resistance is futile, all will be assimilated.” The Borg Sophia is a 3 year old delight. Pretty, cute as a button, a princess wrapped up in sugar and spice and everything nice.  Her mother, Jan, is just over 40 and desperately desires a sibling for sweet Sophia.  As a typical Type A, Jan has singular […]

Perception

We cannot differentiate the true from the false. – Anon We think that all of our thoughts are true.  Our experience is only life that we know. It never even occurs to us that our perception may be skewed.  We hold all of these beliefs that may not only be false, but extremely unproductive and […]