Tag Archives: compassion

Being Content With Others’ Contentment

After my last post — which was two months ago, my longest blogging lull!!! — I experienced a combination of indifference/apathy and contentment/fulfillment. I didn’t feel moved to post. While looking deeply into it, I didn’t resist or question it. … Continue reading

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The Mt. Mayon Connection

Mt. Mayon, the Philippines’ most active volcano and “the world’s most perfect volcanic cone because of the symmetry of its shape” started acting up on January 13. Not coincidentally, that was a couple of days before I started experiencing flu-like symptoms which, … Continue reading

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The Highly Sensitive. Handling Criticisms. Right Speech.

I don’t like being told what to do. I’m not very good at handling criticisms. They easily bother me. I’m not able to easily let hurtful comments slide off my back — like it’s nothing. I take to heart whatever … Continue reading

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Interesting Encounters With Western Medical Practitioners

This year, beginning June, found me in and out of doctors’ clinics more than I have in the past several years. (Partly why I’ve written sporadically.) Two reasons. One, for asthma, a first for me, and it isn’t fun! 😦 … Continue reading

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The Human In Me Honors The Human In You

Spiritual bypassing is a common ‘malpractice’ amongst the New Age community and spiritual circles. I, too, fell into the trap at one point. First coined by American psychotherapist John Welwood in 1984, it is “the use of spiritual practices and beliefs to avoid … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Feature On Me, My Magnificent Self — Compassionately Listening & Observing Instead Of Rescuing

I’m so pleased and honored to have been featured on Barbara Franken’s Me, My Magnificent Self. Every other Monday throughout this year, Barbara hosts a Guest Blogger/Author Feature showcasing their thoughts and perspective on COMPASSION. She will put together all … Continue reading

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The You That Is Special

“In all the world there is nobody like you. Since the beginning of time, there has never been another person like you. Nobody has your smile. Nobody has your eyes, your nose, your hair, your hands, your voice. You are … Continue reading

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