Tag Archives: courage

Call Pain’s Bluff

What if I call pain’s bluff? What if I look it in the eye and say I am not afraid of you?   Do what you will. You are only pain. You cannot harm me, nor kill me.   For I am not this body with its pinches, burns and aches; the emotions with their […]

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What If?

What if I can be love no matter what’s going on in my physical body, with my house or in the world?   That is the Beloved’s promise.   Whenever I put my attention on that Power, I am.

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Bless the Mischief Makers

Bless the mischief makers who bring us to our knees.   Whether boss, neighbor, mate, child or stranger, they hound trip bully and manipulate us.   They steal our money, energy and time.   But most of all the mischief makers force us to fly into the flame where we burn away those parts of us that they mirror.   Thus we live  in […]

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Freedom Disguised

Any challenge is really increased freedom dressed in a Halloween costume.   Sure it has the witch’s warts bat’s fangs and ghoul’s claws.   But really, under the wig and cape we find His Love coaxing, encouraging, pressing us on, pleading for us to surrender to give up the darkness of life’s graveyard, to release the […]

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See Clearly Through Fresh Glass

The mind wants to build on the old structure. But the Beloved says, “Don’t balance this sparkling window in a worn out frame. Leave all and start anew.”   This requires some destruction. Pain sparks in the chest and rips through muscle and bone but only as long as we resist.   See clearly through […]

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Wag Your Tail

Be a service dog for consciousness shepherding patience into the world. Lie at your Master’s feet awaiting Its direction panting for Its every whim.   Walk with that Power alert for moments to aid with your simple Presence the sick the hungry the empty hearts the lost souls wandering like zombies life’s endless cul-de-sac.   One […]

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The Clear Road Home

We have an easement through these lower worlds to our Home.   But we must claim our right of passage.   We must maintain this inner road protect it from erosion from false demands.   That surly neighbor may try to block access but remember the Beloved grants free passage.   Any moment we love that Power […]

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Awaken in Soul

Dear readers: I am in the final stages of writing a new book, which tells a story of spiritual transformation. This is a chapter from it, a teaching that came while writing my novel, The Baby Pact. Enjoy! Awaken in Soul I sit at my computer editing my novel The Baby Pact. My protagonist swims with her boyfriend in […]

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My Life Is None of My Business

Sure I do my work clean the house love friends and family everyone else too and especially my Beloved.   I feed my cat eat lots of vegetables and do my spiritual practice. Beyond that, my life is none of my business.   All is in the hands of the Beloved.

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We Are Gypsies

The mind wants to know where we’re going what inn we’ll sleep in tonight. It wants to know what diner we will eat in and what’s on the menu too.   But really we are gypsies we are Bedouins traveling the great distance each day a surprise oasis in the desert a gift in its […]

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