In July, I had the most incredible life changing experience. It was a realization of what society is lacking. One key factor on why there are large amounts of violence, anger, and negativity. One reason that we are unable to connect with others on a deeper level. A more understanding level. A more loving level.
This key factor?
COMMUNITY! Something so important, something so easy. Something we are so incredibly deprived of.
Let's get a tally going of our basic needs:
Let me break down what I mean by community. I am defining it as a group of people whom live near one another, whom care for one another, whom support each other. I speak of community as the ability to look out...
Last night at my Full Moon Meditation~Goddess Empowerment. The theme of surrender came in to play. Surrendering. To cease resistance. To abandon one’s self entirely. Why is it so difficult for us, as humans,to just let go. To just completely allow the universal karmic energy to flow. Instead we choose to fight against something much bigger than ourselves, rather than just completely release all need of control.
You are supported. You are protected. I completely surrender allowing the Universal energies to present me with all of my deserved blessings.
Becoming a parent forces you to experience emotions like you've never felt.
Every emotion under the sun, to the extremes.
Sadness, Happiness, Confusion, Frustration, Joy, Love-- all of these, amplified, times A BILLION!
I use the word force, because that's exactly what it is. It forces you out of selfishness, and forces you into love.
Becoming a conscious, and mindful parent forces something else to occur.
It forces you to heal.
While your child is growing, developing, learning, testing the limits, you are FORCED to focus on the events, the people, the situations, the life you once had prior to parenthood. Whether these situations be positive or negative, these situations laid down the infrastructure on which you have built yoursel...