For the longest time, I mistook my spiritual hunger, my desire to be with something greater than myself, the creator of everything, for some other kind of hunger. I imagined that I was hungry for companionship or money. I imagined I was hungry for power or fortune.
You might not believe in the power of the full moon to affect human emotions, but I definitely do. Every full moon, no matter what the month or the season, no matter which country I am in or how happy I was previously, I start feeling immense deep sadness in my soul.
I feel like all of my problems would disappear if I started focusing on the answers that I find within myself, rather than the ones that appear from the outside. Or are forced to appear from the outside. Why do we look for answers outside ourselves?
The ways of the universe are mysterious enough that puny humans like us don’t get it. I’m sure that’s true all the time, but especially right now, it seems particularly poignant. I’m speaking about lessons here.
It’s easy to believe that if you are going through a difficult situation that it’s an excuse for you to put your legs up, watch Netflix for days on end, and not do anything productive at all. Pandemic 2020 has shown us that.
Is change without effort possible? Of course not, but then why do we believe that it is.
People always ask me the same question – what started me on this journey of spiritual awakening, and self-actualization? There are many answers to it, of course. I sometimes feel like I have been on this journey forever and ever, and it’s a never-ending path that I will be on for a long time to come. Past lives and future …
When I was in my twenties, I thought I knew everything. Like a typical young know-it-all, I thought I had discovered the secrets to the world. In my opinion, everyone around me was foolish, and I was the only smart one holding the answer key to life’s questions. All-knowing!
Recently, I have started taking part in a lot of varied healing modalities. This means that I am spending a lot of my free time, either recovering from some kind of physical or spiritual pain or integrating the messages from the universe and the lessons learned. Self-care has become an absolute priority for me. Because without knowing how far I …