the little tricks of memory

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We need to take that first step
not once,
but continually evermore . . .

as we continue to unearth what is miraculous throughout our lives, no matter how sparse it may seem at times, it heals us gently and dwells in the hard to reach spaces…..

Doubtless you are capable of spotting the wisdom hidden in the crises of those around you, especially those most dear to you. We’re great at that. But the journey to spiritual maturity requires that you review the incidents or crises in your life to find the wisdom or purpose they contain. It is present in every experience. Has guidance come into your life when you were vulnerable? Did you follow it? Even when you don’t know how help will ever reach you in time, somehow the heavens will move the earth on your behalf- although rarely in the way you expect. But notice also that when your heart is moved by compassion to help others, you often become a source of guidance or wisdom for them….Carloyn Myss

from here

We do not believe in ourselves until someone reveals that deep inside us is valuable, worth listening to, worthy of our trust, sacred to our touch. Once we believe in ourselves we can risk curiosity, wonder; spontaneous delight or any experience that reveals the human spirit…..e.e. cummings

4 thoughts on “the little tricks of memory

  1. There is a shroud we were, unknowing, yet all our days … One could say enlightenment is the moment we take the step that casts aside the shroud, allowing the true light of love to reach our the heart, and every step thereafter is a first one …

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