Are you living life in the way that you really want? Do you say everything you want? Or do you hold back your true thoughts because of a fear that what you really think will cause suffering for you? If you are not confident enough in your ideas to speak them without fear, you are living in a prison. If you don’t do exactly what you want because you are afraid of what others will think you are in a prison. I think that for much of my life I have been in a prison of my own making and it is time to organize a prison break. In order to escape your cage, you need to honestly assess its limitations. It begins by examining your thoughts, words, and actiions. Read more...(914 words, 11 images, estimated 3:39 mins reading time)
Life is a non-stop stream of hellos and goodbyes. the hellos are pretty easy but the goodbyes can be very difficult to deal with until you get some life experience. Even then saying goodbye can provide lasting, sharp and painful moments. We all move through changes in life and in order to move forward toward what we dream about and achieving our goals, you often have to move to new situations. The hard part is that even though you are moving on toward better things, you are still leaving people who mean a lot to you behind. So it is important to be conscious of the good wishes you want to leave behind for those who have touched your life. It all starts with an awareness of your thoughts, words, and actions today. Read more...(902 words, 5 images, estimated 3:36 mins reading time)
Perception-the ability to see, hear or become aware of something through the senses.
Our perception of situations will dictate all of the actions we take and emotions we feel in any situation. The thing we don’t often pay attention to is that any situation can be perceived in any number of different ways. Each viewpoint brings a different set of emotions, a different thought process and in fact a different reality to the perceiver. So how you perceive things in your mind will directly affect the reality that you experience. So it is important to understand your perception is one of the keys to consciousness and creation. Look at your thoughts, words, and actions in any situation and see if you are perceiving negatively or positively. You do have a choice because perception is an ongoing process of cause and effect. Read more...(803 words, 5 images, estimated 3:13 mins reading time)
Gift – a thing given willingly to someone without payment; a present.
The word today is gift and it is natural to think of the material things we have been freely given by others in our lives. But the gift I would like to raise awareness of and bring into your consciousness is the greatest gift we are given at birth and that is this life. We are given an opportunity to live free and create our lives into anything we choose to make it. The choice is to think with a small mind, worry about what others think, fall into line and never reach for what you want. Or you can evaluate what you want and need, and take the chance to pursue it. Ignoring the call to be content with an existence of comfort and simple entertainment. Bring into your consciousness the gift that life is and the ability you have to make it whatever you want it to be. This gift comes into focus with your thoughts, words, and actions today. Read more...(1038 words, 5 images, estimated 4:09 mins reading time)
Read~ look at and comprehend the meaning of (written or printed matter) by mentally interpreting the characters or symbols of which it is composed.
All of us are given a mind and it is up to us the choices we make in order expand the abilities of this tool or we let it wilt away over time. It is amazing what the mind is capable of. In fact, the ability to read is probably the most powerful skill a person can master. Not only does it improve your imagination and comprehension you have the ability to learn anything at all a book can provide to you. This relationship to information is far more personal than learning through listening or watching. Reading is an all-encompassing experience with the knowledge that you are dealing with. To take advantage of this all you have to do is make an effort to find sources with the information you are interested in and read it. It all begins with a conscious awareness of making an effort to read each day. It becomes a focus in your thoughts, words, and actions and that will change your life for the better. Read more...(838 words, 5 images, estimated 3:21 mins reading time)
Accept- believe or come to recognize (an opinion, explanation, etc.) as valid or correct.
One of the problems of having a creative and working mind is that it can create many different scenarios and situations to distract us from solving problems. Or in the worst cases, it stops us from recognizing something as a problem at all. Learning to accept things as they are is the beginning of all types of good things like positive change, growth, and improvement. The simple fact that we can’t change anything until we accept it provides a solid foundation for all good things. Honestly recognize and accept the situation that you are in and the person that you are. Raise your consciousness today by becoming aware of what is and accepting it in your thoughts, words, and actions. Read more...(929 words, 5 images, estimated 3:43 mins reading time)
Opportunities for improvement in intellect, action or spirituality are things that exist for us each and every day. I am grateful today that I am able to seek and find improvement in some aspect of my experience of life. And it goes without saying but YOU can too! We just have to be conscious about the things we want to change and then make choices that allow us to move in the right direction.
We just have to be conscious about the things we want to change and then make choices that allow us to move in the right direction.Read more...(810 words, 10 images, estimated 3:14 mins reading time)
Question everything and only accept those things prove true. How do we learn? There are several different ways that we can infuse our minds and souls with new ideas and knowledge. However, each individual needs to determine the validity of each morsel of information for themselves, regardless of the source that is providing it. Don’t believe anything except after individual investigation and introspection have proven it to be so. Finding what is true for you is vital to living a life that is honest and true to yourself. What beliefs you accept will determine your reality. Read more...(458 words, 6 images, estimated 1:50 mins reading time)
In every moment that you exist, you are either getting better or you are getting worse. Rarely does an individual linger on the same level, your abilities, talents, and focus fluctuate like the stock market. The determining factor of which way your personal stock is going will be determined by the focus of your consciousness. The things that you place your thoughts, words, and actions on and about will determine your ability to achieve and value of those things you accomplish. Look at where you are and what you are doing and ask the simple question: Is this making me better or worse? Read more...(1017 words, 5 images, estimated 4:04 mins reading time)
This is a great video on creating new perspectives from one of survival to a vision of abundance. Kyle Cease is a speaker/comedian who helps people develop their abilities. He believes these perspectives that come from inside us have control over our reality.
Understanding New Perspectives
There are things we love to do and talents we have in order to find our purpose in life. Overcoming fear is important in our development. He advocates creativity and imagination in order to overcome the limits that society puts on us. Feel complete as you are and being what you love, there is no fear. Things outside of you do not complete you. Read more...(143 words, 2 images, estimated 34 secs reading time)