Initially I titled this how to live in a violent society then I realized not a lot is going on in front of my physical eyes — it’s basically what is being shown in movies, on television and on most news channels. Sometimes you try to get everyone in your household on board with boycotting the news however it doesn’t always work. It pops up on your phone and in your apps — the bad news is always there; someone has done something to their parents, someone has done something to the police, the police has done something to someone, etc. It’s draining to say the least.Continue reading How to Live in a Society of Violent News and Media Without Losing Your Mind
What is the Meaning of the Word Surrender? Start with the Prefix ‘Sur’.
This morning, it was impressed upon me to look more deeply into the word surrender.
The latin word ‘sur’ means above; over; or in addition to, like a surcharge is an amount paid in addition to the regular cost. It is related to the term ‘super’, which also means ‘beyond’ or ‘in addition to. Think of Superman and how his abilities surpassed that of mere mortals.
When you think of survival, you may think it means to live (vive) despite some obstacle that challenges your existence. It is to rise above or supercede circumstances that threaten life.Continue reading 2021 | The Year of Surrender – Understand the Meaning of the Word – Entry 2
Always Rise Above Your Circumstances and See the Forest with Its Trees.
It’s important that you know where you are in life for if you become lost, you may not be able to see the reality of how things are. Keep a life compass in your hands and identify who and where you are at all times; only then will you know where you are going. Remember to breathe along the way.Continue reading 5 Years From Now, You’ll Look Back on Today and See How Wonderful You Are.
Building Emotional Connections Requires Purposeful Actions.
You may have entered a relationship fully expecting that your partner knows how to interact with you in a healthy way. When it becomes apparent that this person is not relationship savvy, you wonder what to do because you do see their potential and want to be successful with them. You want your partner to know how to love you and vice versa.
Human Beings Must be Taught How to Love. This Means They Need Examples.
There is no reason in the world to beat yourself up because you’ve had a failed relationship or two. Even the most evolved relationships have suffered numerous failures and many of them stay together due to strong Cancerian and Capricornian natal influences, but without happiness. You can LEARN how to improve your relationships one step at a time.
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Recently a friend of mine showed me pictures from his past — there were too many to count. He’d met his wife at a young age (very early 20s), they married, had children, purchased homes, vacationed, lived life, made mistakes and then divorced. He was pretty devastated by the divorce, but had recovered well over the last few years. I cried. I cried for him, I cried for them, I cried for their mistakes and I cried for my own failures…but I gained knowledge from my experience with him.
We Can’t Dwell on Loss or on the Past.
One of the things my friend did was to mourn deeply for what he and his family lost as a result of the divorce. Then he moved on… Continue reading What is the Secret to a Good Life on Earth?