Commitment and devotion

“Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation), there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one … Continue reading Commitment and devotion

Are you feeling turned on, embodied and delicious?

Yes? Awesome. I'm a wholehearted believer that being alive is a great opportunity to feel turned on, embodied and delicious (and I secretly think we women have a head start with this). After all, this whole crazy trip of being in a skin bag for a little while is just one big adventure - we … Continue reading Are you feeling turned on, embodied and delicious?

To the ones who want to be Mount Everest

  Time for a real one. Being your own boss and starting a business is an emotional rollercoaster. Everyone knows that (right?). When I fall into shakiness - and occasionally it can be high intensity shakiness - as I did a few days ago, I marvel at how it's still possible for me to experience … Continue reading To the ones who want to be Mount Everest

Dancing with ego, dancing with truth

Life is poetry. No matter what the subject is, the poem flows, pulses, weaves its endless story. Recently I had the experience (a familiar one), of being taken unawares by my willful ego and contracting into frustration whilst circling with a friend. As it was happening I believed myself to be voicing something completely valid, … Continue reading Dancing with ego, dancing with truth

Why we need to talk about loneliness

Confession time: 1. I feel lonely a lot of the time the last few years 2. I'm (still) crap at being deeply vulnerable During my adult life, I've moved around a lot. Different jobs, different cities, different countries.. So I'm pretty used to starting over somewhere new, exploring and opening and making every effort to be … Continue reading Why we need to talk about loneliness

We HAVE to hurt people – we have to speak the truth

"We HAVE to hurt people - we have to speak the truth" These words were spoken by a man I respect enormously, a teacher. We don't have time, he said, to become perfect ourselves before we start taking action in the world, before we can act with complete compassion, complete love, complete selflessness. We must … Continue reading We HAVE to hurt people – we have to speak the truth