Experiencing the Barren lands

    Today I found the place inside myself that was barren. A vastness of barren land.  Where all that could have been, had been and gone. There was nothing but the dry earth all around me. It spread further than my eyes could see in every direction. I experienced feeling hopeless. Then helpless. Then loneliness. Then profound aloneness. As I opened up to this awareness, I noticed all the cracks in the ground and the loss of any and […]

Getting clarity….and taking action

I’ve been hearing a lot lately about staying focused, but what does that really mean? For me, it means getting clear on what I should be doing – and then finding out how to actually get out of doing it. This usually starts with a to-do list… which, I’m thinking, would be better called my “avoiding-at-all-costs list of things I’m never going to get around to do” list. Do you have one of those? So, I’ve written my to-do list, […]