This is what wisdom is– Creating even the smallest bit of consciousness around our responses so that we have some room to breathe, to choose, to see things for what they are. And if we can’t do it ourselves, the most loving choice is to reach out to a friend. Someone who can nod their head and say, “Oh honey, I’ve been right where you are… It’s so painful.”
From Kate Courageous: 7 Life Mistakes–and what to learn from them
I’ve found that the best way of dealing with this truth is by surrendering myself–consciously deciding to participate in the breaking, instead of fighting and resisting.
I’m soooo loving Alicia’s May Gratitude practice! If you join in on Twitter tag it with #maygratitudes – gratitude-fest time!
Ronna gives the best gifts – In the Beginning: A Taste of Spiritual Direction.
Wooo! Pixie unveiled SouLodge’s new look this week – it’s so beautiful!
Oh wow, check out the freebies Melissa’s got over here – love, love, love them!
How to be happy – part six