Step 241: Beginner’s Mind

"Martinet - (noun) - a strict disciplinarian - a person who stresses a rigid adherence to the details of forms and methods."  September begins at the end of August. Be Mindful.  Without expectation Human can operate on their own level of understanding - which - can be totally different than their intent.  The Unconscious doesn't … Continue reading Step 241: Beginner’s Mind

Step 234: The Elegance of Unfolding

"Snoot - (verb used with object) - to behave disdainfully toward; condescend to.  (noun) - The nose." The "NEW" feels unfamiliar.  Moving away from "how it should be" - we're given the gift of reflection and "how it was."  Graceful change requires courage and self-honesty - seeing "how I used to be - how I … Continue reading Step 234: The Elegance of Unfolding

Step 210: Without (Shake It Off)

"Persnickety - (adjective) - Overly concerned with details; finicky or very particular; requiring very precise or careful attention."      When is the last time you stood on top of an invisible mountain?  Meaning is gaining in strength. Human lacks context.  We are currently 2500 years into a 120,000 year cycle that birthed an agreement … Continue reading Step 210: Without (Shake It Off)

Step 209: Developing Unconventional Wisdom

"Nisus - (noun) - an effort or striving toward a particular goal or attainment; impulse." August begins at the end of July.  Both feet on the ground please. Change in point of view ahead.  Traditional wisdom is more "tradition" than "wisdom."  Listen to the content - not the presentation - if facing surprise - disagreement … Continue reading Step 209: Developing Unconventional Wisdom

Step 173: Sunday Blessings – Finding Clarity

"He who wants to do good knocks at the gate; he who loves finds the gate open."  ~Stardrops Cue the "Twilight-Zone" music.  We're all in "it" together.  Control is an illusion.  Revealing the concealed.  The rusty 'cog' in the wheel is FINALLY starting to move. We have to be honest with Self before we can … Continue reading Step 173: Sunday Blessings – Finding Clarity