Spirituality from Daily Word: “Guided”

Guided I am continually guided to my greatest good. How do I know whether I am acting upon divine guidance or merely listening to the busy mind of my human self? I do it through spiritual practice and a willingness to stop the mind chatter. I listen intently and faithfully through meditation and prayer. When…

POEMS: “Two Kinds of Intelligence” by Rumi

There are two kinds of intelligence: One acquired,
as a child in school memorizes facts and concepts
from books and from what the teacher says,
collecting information from the traditional sciences
as well as from the new sciences.

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Mother, Silence”

Mother, Silence Sometimes when life is difficult, I curl up in my Mother’s lap  and drink her ever-present love that never has required a single thing to change. And when my life requires courage, or I don’t know what to say or how to be,  I go to her and listen with my heart. My…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Body Revelations”

Photo credit: Pinterest Body Revelations Today I woke seeing not with my eyes, but seeing the world through the heart. The location of things seemed to drop from my brain and was peering out from my chest. My forehead unwrinkled its long years of worry; my throat released all of its grip; and now there’s…

“A path is only a path” by Carlos Castaneda

A path is only a path You must always keep in mind that a path is only a path. Each path is only one of a million paths. If you feel that you must now follow it, you need not stay with it under any circumstances. Any path is only a path. There is no…

POEMS: “Let it come through”

Let it Come Through   Open your eyes. Awake to now. Silence your mind. You have the power. What your heart wants is wanting you too. So get out of your own way and let it come through.   Do you deserve it? Of course you do. So get out of your own way and…