"Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes … Continue reading Be Like Water
To say I have felt care-free, relaxed, or even at ease these past few weeks would be a lie. It's been quite the opposite, I'm afraid. Stress is a funny thing. It builds constantly without release until it bubbles over impacting far more than you expect. Have you ever been in a situation that is … Continue reading For When You’re in Hot Water
Risk is the potential of losing something of value, weighed against the potential to gain something of value. Values (such as physical health, social status, emotional well being or financial wealth) can be gained or lost when taking risk resulting from a given action, activity and/or inaction, foreseen or unforeseen. Risk can also be defined as the intentional … Continue reading New Year, New Word.
In the dark of the midnight, have I oft hid my face; while the storm howls above me and there's no hiding place. Mid the crash of the thunder, precious Lord hear my cry. Keep me safe 'till the storm passes by.'Till the storm passes over, 'till the thunder sounds no more, 'till the clouds … Continue reading ‘Till the Storm Passes By
"I fear silence because it leads me to myself, a self I may not wish to confront. It asks that I listen. And in listening, I am taken to an unknown place. Silence leaves me alone in a place of feeling. It is not necessarily a place of comfort." ~ Terry Tempest Williams