What a difference a day makes

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today I am no different than I was yesterday but I see myself differently than I did yesterday and that makes ALL the difference

Speechless

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There are no words to describe the shift I felt inside the sense of completion never experienced before. There are no words to describe the light that shines inside I am bright as the sun I light the whole sky. There are no words to describe the love I feel …

A love song

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This is a love song for people who look life in the eye, who have the guts to really live, to feel the pain and be transformed by it. They see their life as it is, and choose to cherish all of it. This is a love song for the …

Starlight

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Made of the same material as the stars above, we are. Light. Shining brightly. Simply being brilliant.

Blessed are you

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Blessed are you, stranger that carries the light of being. Blessed are you, stranger that opens the door to heaven. Blessed are you, stranger that is my brother, my sister, me.

Eternity now

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Don’t look any further. Close your eyes and find stillness within. Just stop for a minute. Quiet your mind and follow your breath. Be here, be present. Feel your body expand beyond its physical limits, and find eternity now, in this always present moment.

Living love

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* * * * * Even after all this time the sun never says to the earth, “you owe me.” Look what happens with a love like that, it lights the whole sky.  Hafiz

Life will lead you

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    When in stress, stop fighting. Stop resisting. Take a deep breath. Connect to your breath. Be grateful for it to flow through your body, to supply oxygen, to give Life. Right here, right now, embrace Life, your life, your thoughts, your feelings. Accept your reality for what it is. Know …

I dwell in Possibility –

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A fairer House than Prose – More numerous of Windows – Superior – for Doors – Of Chambers as the Cedars – Impregnable of Eye – And for an Everlasting Roof – The Gambrels  of the Sky – Of Visitors – the fairest – For Occupations – This – The …

Life is now

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Life is now, only now. While cleaning the bathroom, or enjoying a rich chardonnay, life is now, only now. Smell it. Taste it. Life is now, only now, in the middle of a crisis. On  a lazy afternoon life is now, only now. Accept it. Live it. Life is now, …