Month: November 2016

Notes on listening to myself

Notes on listening to myself

I come from a long line of busy people. It’s very possible that you do too. ‘Idle hands are the devil’s playthings’ or however that phrase goes, could have been stamped on the wall of the house I grew up in. Except it would have […]

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 […]

Optimism is a revolutionary and spiritual choice

Optimism is a revolutionary and spiritual choice

I am an optimist, happily so. I’ve been one my whole life, and expect to continue. I feel fortunate and grateful that I tend to look on the sunny side, even when there’s nothing but clouds. If the glass looks empty, I have no doubt […]

Creating a new world with curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance

Creating a new world with curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance

What do curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance have to do with creating a new world? Only everything. Curiosity asks, “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where people get along with each other? A world at peace? That would be so […]