Unless the practice of mindfulness comes with the full willingness to bear witness to all sides of life, it is meaningless.
The Earth gave birth to you and yours. It’s your time now to work for the rebirth of the Earth.
Courage is a flower that can bloom when you understand there is no firm ground beneath your feet.
Let what washes through you cleanse the world.
The stealth tiger within will take you where you’re meant to go.
When it seems goodness has been lost, still the churning of hope remains.
Love with the immensity of continents, and through the fine veins of your humanness.
What you see as the diligent toil of your mind may be simply the roil and flow of the universe.
Find that corner of consciousness where humanity has the collective will to withstand the devastation of the planet.
What doesn’t illuminate you may incinerate you.
Nonduality won’t be found by embracing the so-called good and turning away from the so-called bad or even by saying the bad is actually good.
Sometimes it’s not about how high you were, it’s about how low you fall.
Transcendence might have great appeal, but it often comes with unexpected, unwanted and unfortunately unnoticed pitfalls.
A seat in the clouds won’t take away all shadows.
New awareness can appear in unexpected moments, opening unexpected doors.
Many balk when asked to wear a mask to save the lives of others. Yet they never fail to put on the mask of me and mine before stepping into the world, and even with those they love.
That which you are reaching for has been sitting on your shoulder all the while.
The Mother of the Universe getting her first look at 2021