Step 224: Spread Some SHINE

"Panspermia - (noun) - the theory that life on the earth originated from microorganisms or chemical precursors of life present in outer space and able to initiate life on reaching a suitable environment." Recognize - Release - Reveal.  It really is OKAY to be yourself.  Small cycles bow to larger cycles.  Think back to October … Continue reading Step 224: Spread Some SHINE

Step 216: Riding Sunbeams

"Intellection - (noun) - the action or process of understanding; the exercise of the intellect; reasoning."       Breakthrough is part of the continuum.  We learn - through contrast - who we are and who we are not.   We learn how life works and how it doesn't.  Separate 'real' from 'unreal.'  Vulnerability is the … Continue reading Step 216: Riding Sunbeams

Step 206: Between The Line

"Motley - (adjective) - made up of many different people or things."  A mirror separates light and dark - to reflect WHAT IS and WHAT IS NOT.  Human can always 'reverse engineer' intellectual justifications for what we're doing.  Sincerity matters much!  A quick fix is desired - but good old fashioned "elbow grease" may be … Continue reading Step 206: Between The Line

Step 203: The Turnaround

"Desideratum - (noun) - something desired as essential."  Assimilation - Elimination.  It's called "active-open-mindedness."  People who exhibit this trait do something - alone or together - as a matter of routine that rarely occurs to most of us - they imagine their own views as hypotheses in need of testing.  They encourage others to help … Continue reading Step 203: The Turnaround

Step 182: Eclipsed

"Burgeon - (verb) - to send forth new growth (such as buds and branches); to bloom; to grow and expand rapidly; to flourish." The Turning Point!  We need contrast to keep life interesting.  Increase and decrease are interdependent. Think back to July 2000. What theme was playing out?  Decrease brings the opportunity to expand resourcefulness.  … Continue reading Step 182: Eclipsed