Conscious Awareness

Conscious Awareness

Consciousness can be simply defined as awareness. The more aware one becomes, the more one’s consciousness starts to expand and grow. In the beginning of our childhood, we are unaware sponges, picking up everything we see from the external environment and evaluating it by associating good or bad feelings coupled with positive or negative reinforcements from authority/peer figures. In other...

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Your Laughter…

Your Laughter…

Laughter by Glennis Siverson Take breath away from me, if you wish, take air away, but do not take from me your laughter. My struggle is harsh and I come back with eyes tired at times from having seen the unchanging earth, but when your laughter enters it rises to the sky seeking me and it opens for me all the doors of life. My love, in the darkest hour your laughter opens, and if suddenly you...

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Gratitude

Gratitude

Gratitude: The Short Film by Louie Schwartzberg from ecodads on Vimeo. Thank You to Victoria Golden for this...

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Letting the heart break open…

Letting the heart break open…

Letting the heart break open awakens us to the mystery of love-that we can’t help loving  others, in spite of the pain they cause us, for no other reason than they move and touch us in ways that we can never fully comprehend. Indeed if those we love perfectly matched our ideal dreams, they would not touch us so deeply. What we love is not just their pure being, but also their heart’s...

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Patience….

Patience….

“Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.” Being an artist means: not numbering and counting, but ripening like a tree, which doesn’t force its sap, and stands confidently in the storms of spring, not afraid that afterward summer may not come.  It does come.  But it comes only to those who are patient, who are...

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Like the River Runs….

Like the River Runs….

If I run like the river runs If I fall like water falls Oh if I breathe like the wind Will I ever learn it all? If I change like autumn leaves If I grow like summer weeds If I’m quiet as snow Will I ever know it all, learn it all? Refrain from the song Run like the River Runs by Michael...

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