Tag: wild self

Are you using your imagination?

Are you using your imagination?

A child creates new realities through the art of play. While spending long hours in her imagination, she invents never-before-heard-of scenarios, making up fantastic characters and universes as she goes. If a child is given toys that allow him to make it up as he […]

How do you know your own energy?

How do you know your own energy?

You might say that there are two kinds of energy in existence – your own energy, and energy that isn’t yours. The tricky part of this is knowing the difference between the two. It’s not that the energy that isn’t yours is wrong, it’s that […]

The mystical growth of the Joshua tree

The mystical growth of the Joshua tree

Several years back, I went to Joshua Tree State Park to see the annual blooming of the Joshua trees. I joined a fascinating talk given by one of the park rangers, called ‘Meeting the Joshua Tree’, and learned about the mystical growth of these special […]

Be yourself effortlessly

Be yourself effortlessly

Pretending to be someone other than who you are takes a lot of your energy. If you don’t have permission or the freedom to be yourself, a large percentage of your energy will be spent pretending. If you’ve been dealing with people and/or situations that […]

Are you really who they say you are?

Are you really who they say you are?

They’ve been doing it your whole life, letting you know who you are and how you fit in. Are you really who, and how, others say you are? It’s not that anyone means you any harm by telling you these things. After all, you’ve probably […]

Be the star of your own life

Be the star of your own life

Some people believe there’s not much to see when you look at them. They don’t imagine that they can be the star of anything. They picture themselves as being small and plain, without much talent or ability at anything special. They constantly compare themselves to […]

Following your heart is a gift to all

Following your heart is a gift to all

Have you considered that following your heart is a gift to the rest of us? If you’ve been of the mindset that taking care of yourself first, and listening to your own true desires is selfish and unrealistic, here’s some good news for you. When […]

Who made the rules you follow?

Who made the rules you follow?

How very fortunate we are to have so many of us here. What fun it can be to hang out with friends and family, bounce ideas off of each other, share our lives and our thoughts, and be part of a group of people, a […]

What happens when you believe in yourself?

What happens when you believe in yourself?

When you choose to believe in yourself, you’re ignoring the status quo that says you require approval from others in order to proceed with your belief in you. Following the rules (someone else’s rules) isn’t on your agenda. Your spirit is self employed, and you’re […]

Journey to your heart’s truth

Journey to your heart’s truth

If you decide to travel on your journey, remember that the road ahead isn’t always paved, or even visible. If you find yourself on such a road, that’s often a good sign. The road you are trying to find hasn’t been created yet, and it […]