Tag: perception

why care?

we carry all sorts of strange weights and hindrances around with us in this life. we tend to experience much of the journey through dichotomy and contradiction, within and without… until we don’t. like a pedantic metronome, the slowest tempo is also the widest oscillating motion. our life path can reflect this in our reality,…


timelines

it’s interesting how our perspective on past events changes as we get older. as we explore, experience, and mature, we want to know and discern the meaning of things for ourselves, and life is always providing the ways and means to glean wisdom from our tripping and falling and stumbling over our own feet. what’s…


time for pain

if you think about it, the avoidance of pain, is in itself, wounding. if this place – this reality, this planet and her voyage through this solar system and this galaxy at this time – is designed around the ideas of contrast, growth, expansion, and exploration, we cannot avoid “injury”. it’s all in how we…


not quite enough

there are any number of ways we can feel inadequate. we can look at our career, bank account, body, car, home, friends, church, school, city, country; anything. outward appearances afford us ample ammunition for self destruction and spiritual shrinkage. too easily, we forget these seeming realities are in actuality apparitions and tricks of light. we…


pain is learning. love is wisdom.

it’s not easy to trust someone with your pain. nor is it worthwhile trying to convince someone to trust you with theirs. these things take time. often, we choose to jump to negative conclusions when we don’t understand or interpret well the actions of those we care about. in these times, more than others, it’s…