POEMS: “For Loneliness” by John O’Donohue

“For Loneliness”   When the light lessens, Causing colors to lose their courage, And your eyes fix on the empty distance That can open on either side Of the surest line To make all that is Familiar and near Seem suddenly foreign, When the music of talk Breaks apart into noise And you hear your…

MYSTIC POEMS: “Don’t Make Lists”

  “Don’t Make Lists” Every day a new flower rises from your body’s fresh soil. Don’t go around looking for fallen petals in a fairy tale, when you’ve got the golden plant right here, now, shooting forth in light from your eyes, your awakening crown. Don’t make lists, or explore ancient accounts. Forget everything you…

SPIRITUAL POEMS: “Body Revelations”

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 breath that…

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.

“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…

From Daily Word: “Divine Order” (Orden divino)

  Divine Order I trust my highest good to unfold. Spending quiet moments in nature, writing in my journal, praying, and meditating all support me in being more resilient to life’s changes. My commitment to my spiritual practice supports my evolution and growth, a natural part of life. In these quiet times, I surrender to…

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…

SHAMANIC SERIES: “Teachings from the Shaman” (Series chamánicas: “Las enseñanzas del chamán”)

(Photo credit:  “Jaguar priestess”  https://earthdancecircle.wordpress.com/2013/01/24/jade-ring-of-power-awakening-the-heart-of-the-jaguar/) “Teachings from the Shaman”   Breaking free from time, Dreams health into being, Writes a new story!   Speaks language of (the) Soul, Piercing into (the) future, And healing the past…   Teaches:   -There’s only ONE Spirit -We co-create reality -Time is not linear   (Also:  We’re linked to…