Restlessness

I’m not gonna lie.  Lately I’ve been feeling the churn of restlessness… it makes me want to escape, to run up a mountain, or to hop on a plane to anywhere.  I crave a break from the barrage of demands that incessantly come at me from three adorable (but demanding) little beings from early morning to, well, all night…. the …

The mind doesn’t know how to awaken….

but it can bring us to the outermost edge of a deep understanding – and this is useful….. but from there we must jump in and stay with the direct experience of being.  Staying in this direct experience (so keeping our attention on the awareness that is Here) is the doorway to deeper self-realization.  Nobody can do this for you …

The Hermit Thrush

The love that you are is already holding you You don’t need to go anywhere or try to think a certain way or not think a certain way…. It is already holding you And knows you intimately Every thought, every wish, every trick This love radiant and aware is flowing towards you from all seeming directions but truly from the directionless …