Posts made in January, 2013

On Knowing and Being Yourself

Posted by on Jan 5, 2013 in Blog | 4 comments

My mother  recently returned from Guatemala where many celebrated the transition from the old Mayan calendar cycle into a new time.  The Maya teach that each ending is also a beginning and they point to the present as a time when all people are able to change and shape their futures in very powerful ways. The positive impact we make is directly proportionate to our intuitive awareness of who we are at the root of our being. During one of several ceremonies in Guatemala Mom spoke about the importance of having an understanding of who one is.  She said when people don’t know who they are, they are lost and constantly look for ways to make themselves feel better, such as “looking for love” in one form or another to ease the underlying discomfort of being disconnected with themselves on a very deep level. With the arrival of 2013 we have moved into a time when people have much greater opportunity than before to realize that they are each born as part of a beautiful whole, and  each person has a unique role and contribution to this amazing and evolving collective work of art called Life. All of us are whole and beautiful in our own right, but the trick is to know that, claim that, and act on that truth in honest and sincere ways. You arrived here with that self knowledge. No one can give that remembrance to you, and no one can take it away from you.  Remember that essential “You” and let that self guide you, rather than what you believe will impress someone else....

Read More