There are so many people describing the near-anxiety they have before telephone and video calls and the fatigue afterwards. If you are feeling preemptively tired before telephone calls and video meetings and fried after them, you want to get really clear on why. Is it your nervous system firing ahead of time, afraid everything is … Continue reading Corona-inspired Empath Tip #1: Telephone and Video Calls
Here's why Walmart, the empath and 'is it mine?' matter. Because it's all about you. Until it's not. Being an empath is about your connection with others and your capacities to use your own nature as a tool or superpower for good but before you can understand or build your tool box and put … Continue reading Lessons for the Empath from Walmart
This is the best graphic of what my world is like! This is how my body feels almost all the time. Especially my head, heart and hands. That 'connection' outside the ball? That's what happens when I work with people. Pretty cool, eh?
Talking about psychic-stuff is a challenge for me. It's been overcomplicated, mysticized, romanticized, twisted, subverted, and glamorized over the course of millenia. So much so that addressing issues related to what many considered psychic gifts is sacrosanct. Weeeelllll, I think it's time to change that. I have found that the myths perpetuated about psychic-stuff … Continue reading Myths of Being an Empath
“As a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know.” ― C.G. Jung I was on the phone with a potential client last week and after she … Continue reading Honesty…honestly. It’s about time I was honest with myself and the rest of the world.
It’s been kindly suggested that I hold back from sharing my struggles with folks who share my social media stream and, potentially, the general public or potential clients, so that others will see me as an 'expert' & teacher. While I appreciate the sentiment, the idea that people only need to know me as an … Continue reading Kind Suggestions
And I have felt A presence that disturbs me with the joy Of elevated thought; a sense of the sublime Of something far more deeply interfused, Whose dwelling is the light of setting suns. And the round ocean and the living ar, And the blue sky, and the mind of man: A motion and a … Continue reading Angelic Doctor ~ Thomas Aquinas
Two weeks ago I braved the crowds in Reston, Va, and went to go see Amma. After standing in line with hundreds of others I wondered what the experience would be like. I've heard stories of how people felt in her presence and the anticipation heightened as the line behind me kept growing and growing … Continue reading Seeing Amma
Inspired by a local listserve's back-n-forth about prayer--the belief in, efficacy of, purpose for, and belly-aching about it not being the 'proper' platform to discuss such matters--I felt this. My Prayer for Today That you hear the Divine both within silence and a child's laughter, That you see the Divine both in yourself and another, That … Continue reading Inspired Prayer for Today
The other day I was struck with a string of questions. They didn't necessarily emerge from any real, in-depth thought. Not things I've been ruminating on but they just came in a burst. A rather long one but what are you gonna do? Turn it off? Methinks not. So I put pen to paper and … Continue reading What ifs and why fors…food for thought.