Tag Archives: forgiveness

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

Posted in Books, Inspiration, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Transcending My Rescuing Tendency — Thanks To Her Lack Of Apology

An apology, even a sincere, proper and adequate one, does not guarantee the restoration of the trust or relationship that was broken — especially more so when there isn’t any apology extended, when there’s no effort to make amends. Forgiveness … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Inspiration, journey, Relationships, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Second Chances

I believe in second chances, but I also believe that not everyone deserves it. When we’ve been wronged, when we’ve been betrayed, when the trust was broken, whoever wronged us must earn back our trust. And we mustn’t give back our trust prematurely. … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Healing, Inspiration, journey, Relationships, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Stuck In The Mud: Season For Stillness

Indeed, there’s a Season, a Time and Timing for everything. It was time for me to be. To slow down. Rest. Relax. Self-care. Imagine. Dream. It wasn’t the time to do anything. No activity. No busyness that would later only … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Inspiration, journey, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

A Friendship Gone Bad

We all say things that we don’t mean. We all say things that we later regret. Things we could have put off for another time, a more opportune time. There are things, too, that are better left unsaid. After all, … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Healing, Inspiration, journey, Relationships, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

It Is That Familiar Face Of Betrayal & Trust Once More

“Do you have a written contract?” It is the lawyer’s immediate reply when I consult her about the mess that I’m in. (As I shared in my previous post, the owner of the cottage didn’t fulfill her end of the … Continue reading

Posted in Healing, Inspiration, journey, Spirituality, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Love Is All We Need To Be

It’s been quite a while since I consulted divination cards. The recent experience that I had with the resort staff that caused me much distress — a truly major, pivotal episode in my journey — found me consulting Colette Baron-Reid’s … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The ‘Breakup’

“Why do I feel like I’m about to break up with someone?” I have this strong intuitive sense as I go through this major distressing episode in connection with my stay at this resort. I go through a gamut of … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Inspiration, Relationships, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Pancakes — My Comfort Food No More

Pancakes have been my comfort food. They remind me of Dad, but it wasn’t until 2008 when I became aware of such a connection. I was newly dating a man, and he was preparing our late evening snack in his kitchen. I … Continue reading

Posted in Healing, Relationships, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Healing Of Pain: Finding the End to Suffering

The goal is not to get rid of the pain. The goal is to enter it. Go through the pain. Feel it and feel through the pain. The way out of the pain is to go through it. Pain is … Continue reading

Posted in Consciousness & Awareness, Inspiration, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments