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Being Kind Automatically

The beauty of practicing kindness and thoughtfulness regularly is that after practicing it regularly, it becomes a part of our parasympathetic nervous system. It is automatic. 47 more words


Forever is Hope

How comfortable is it holding your breath?

When weary from inhaling the toxic emanations

Fear of death does not fidget with the heart

It’s a momentary pause before contemplations new… 68 more words


All that YOU Are

Everything You Feel Is Alive

By Raphael Awen
July 26, 2017

Everything you feel is alive.

The ‘negative’ feelings of pain or sorrow, or longing do not ‘negate’ anything. 368 more words

(Prose) Letter to Cypress: We have Forgotten our Roots by Janie Rezner

Dear Cypress,

I’ve been thinking about you and wanted to drop you a little note. Thank you so much for your gracious hospitality, once again. Good to connect with you . 2,087 more words


You Keep Opening Your Heart

By Jelelle Awen

You keep opening your heart. You do because it is WHY you are here. To open, to share, to risk….even, sometimes, to break. 344 more words

By Jelelle Awen

they call it awakening

the breakup breaks down
to a breakthrough of breaking

the uprising is an upswelling
of your uppermost limits

an implosion of explosion
shrinking in and tearing out… 25 more words


Travel-Induced Enlightenment: It Doesn't Exist.

(This post is really just ramblings from my journal… nothing in particular about our travels, just my thoughts….not always cohesive or coherent. Anything that appears to be stated as matter-of-fact is just the nature of using words to convey ideas, but I try and use forgiving language to compensate.) 1,183 more words