Consciousness

Who or what are you trying to control?

Trying to control is key here, because that’s all you can really do with most beings and situations, try to have control. You really have no control over anything outside of yourself. It’s not your job to control anyone, though you may have agreed to […]

Your daily practice allows you to focus, direct, and change your life

A daily practice is an awareness tool that helps you focus your energy more consciously. Where you put your energy is where you create. Having a daily practice for yourself makes it possible for you to aim and place your energy where you want it, […]

10 unconscious habits that hold you back, and how you can transform them

One of the main ‘side effects’ of becoming conscious is the transformation and changing out of personal habits. Most of us have an unconscious habit or two that we’d like to change. As we become more aware of how our energy gets sucked into these […]

Listen to your heart and get a life – yours

Has your heart been calling to you? Have you been listening, or have you blocked its calls? Did you turn your heart’s volume down, put out a ‘do not disturb’ sign, or invalidated it as being unrealistic? Perhaps you’ve believed those who insist that the […]

Surrender is the skill to learn in the 21st century

Surrender Dorothy! The Wicked Witch of the West angrily blazed these words across the sky in black smoke. Oh no, surely surrender meant the end for poor Dorothy! Could she escape this one? Could she still win? Would anyone come to rescue her? Or would […]

Non-resistance is on the table

You already know the feeling, sometimes all too well. You just don’t want to be around a certain someone who really bugs you. However, circumstances dictate that you must be in the presence of this person from time to time – perhaps you are related, […]

How to have fun while growing brilliantly

How to have fun while growing brilliantly

Spiritual growth as a concept sounds so serious, but what if it’s really about having fun? All of the changes and growth you’ve experienced in your lifetime began within your spirit. You have a unique spirit, and you get to choose how you will grow. […]

Why I am consciously optimistic

Why I am consciously optimistic

Consciousness is awareness. Deciding to be conscious is a choice. Sometimes it seems like there is no reason to be optimistic, and that choosing optimism is a delusional act. When you become aware of what’s really going on around you, and allow yourself to finally […]

A new day begins, and you get to choose

A new day begins, and you get to choose

Today is another opportunity to get up, and then to wake up, and then to make a choice. What are you choosing? How about this: what’s your energy for today? Will you find your own vibration, or will you match to the energy of others […]

On becoming aware: consciousness and unconsciousness

On becoming aware: consciousness and unconsciousness

When awareness dawns on you, is it like watching the sun rise? Upon becoming aware, what had been hidden under cover of darkness is now fully exposed in the light. Once you see it, it’s hard to pretend that it doesn’t exist. This awareness can […]