these two words are interesting, as are words and language in general. both attunement and atonement regard and refer to sound, or vibration, and frequency, be it “tune” or “tone”. so it’s no surprise they are, in the important ways, interchangeable….
in every moment we are given the ability and responsibility to choose to do the right thing, or not. what is “right” is a divine, unattached, momentary locus of you-plus-universal intelligence – not simply what might be culturally or socially acceptable or expected, not what your family, or elders, or peers would expect, not anything but the pure and blessed essential trueness of this naked moment….
when you choose to love someone you will have to reach to stretch yourself past your comforts your practiced expectations your walls and barriers. . . while they may be another part of you they are not you and must be respected as such embrace the knowns and the unknowns for nothing else defines a…
in, or out. why play games?
in a society rife with the cowardly and superficial, we need to get into the habit of stepping up and daring more greatly….
this day will pass, whether you dreamed a little dream, drew up a plan, took a baby step toward a goal, did what you loved to do, spent time with whom you wanted to, followed through on those tiny impulses, built something with your hands, started into a new book from the thrift store, sang your own beautiful song. . ….