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My New Year IPP (Inner Peace Plan)

 “There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.”  ~  Henry David Thoreau We all may have differences in what gives us a feeling … Continue reading

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Success and Failure, Nothing is Wrong, and The Broken Mirror

SUCCESS AND FAILURE Part of the brilliance of the yin-yang symbol is that it holds not simply even Steven (who was Steven anyway?), 50/50 light-dark, male-female, sun-moon, apparent opposites.  It also includes understanding that each apparent opposite contains within it a seed of … Continue reading

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Walking to Being Okay

My go-to way of nurturing myself is to walk.  I was rewarded for my climb of steep hills yesterday by finding these great quotes posted by other walkers on a bulletin board in the woods.   Too good not to share. All truly great … Continue reading

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Self-Acceptance: The Longest Journey

I have been blessed to encounter several people over the past few years who have spent much energy and time focused on the theme of self-acceptance.  And I have learned that even highly practiced spiritual people (monks, nuns, spiritual leaders), find … Continue reading

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Learning Compassion

Agree with me or not, your attention is the only attention you really value and need. We think what we want is “out there”, from someone else (some unattainable love from someone who is seeking it from others too) — … Continue reading

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Life Outside The Computer

I often work 12 days straight at the PC, so I took a 48-hour moratorium and remembered what life was like before the computer attracted 90% of my attention and 90% of my social life was online. Circumstances converged to … Continue reading

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Intuitive Experiences – No Crystal Ball, Smoke, Mirrors

Self acceptance is hard work.  It can only be done alone, inside the expanse of our own psyche.  I continue to work daily at accepting my physical self, which is a lifelong struggle.  But over the past few years during … Continue reading

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