relationships

Forgiving subconscious patterns around intimacy and sex

I recently ran across an article called The Female Price of Male Pleasure. It discussed something I had not ever personally thought about, but realized I had most definitely experienced: a...Read more

The Head and the Heart, World Apart: How Little Things Blow Up Big ...or Don't... Illustration of a couple with their backs to each other looking angry

Being in love with someone can be very tricky territory. Things are truly simple and easy when one holds the heart space. But with such a swirl of good feelings and frequent interaction with someone, it’s very easy to fall asleep into an ego dream of love and have zero awareness of...Read more

Dew drops on grass signify the gift of mystical awareness that awaited the author in his promise to cut the grass

It was something about the hornets. It was something about what they did after I got stung. It was in their behavior. Something about it intrigued me. It left an impression on me. It changed me and I could feel it. I just didn’t know what it was yet or exactly how it happened. As I...Read more

Waking up from the ego's idea of love, depicted by a ripples on water showing our center causing the reflected images of the physical world to break up

Since my last writing, it has been significantly more natural for me to remain in feeling touch with my core. This is specifically because, in my last writing, pieces that I had wrong for decades I put together correctly at last. I recognized that imaging… my own...Read more

Soul Rage: Wrestling the Ego's Idea of Love, represented by a candle with a wavy flame

Through my self-reflections of late, I have become awake to that fact that, as a pattern inside me, I often feel like I am an add-on or an afterthought in relationships with people who I consider close. I recognize that I set myself up to feel this way because I give the initiative for...Read more

Female by Patou Ricard, Pixabay

Feminine persons have a lot to say regarding various degrees of sexual harassment all too many have experienced and had to figure out how to deal with. I am no exception. However, as a practice, I do not identify as a victimized woman. If I don’t practice freedom in my own mind, how...Read more