Photo by Lisa Meuser

Going Deeper Than Safety

By Lisa Meuser. In the last two blog posts I wrote about the possibility of discovering a sense of well-being even when there is discomfort. In this next blog post I will take that a step forward into the territory of safety, a topic that is very related to discomfort. Safety is a huge topic,…

Someone to Watch Over Me…

By Melanie Balint Gray.   These days I find myself looking back at recent difficult experiences seeing if I can view them differently. I like to see if some new perspective has arrived, since I’m more aware that my initial view of things is never the only angle from which to see life. As I…

Our Stories Are Sacred

By Lisa Meuser.   “The wound is the place where the Light enters you.”  Rumi I gently breathe in this quote. It has taken me a long time to know Rumi’s words. Most of my life I hid and denied my wounds, concealing them not only from others but also from myself. I repeatedly and systematically…

Life Is For Me

By Sumitra Judith Burton.   Life is for me (not against me). There was a moment a few months ago that this realization began to dawn on me, and it feels like everything in my being is now shifting to make space for this truth. I had been running in an unconscious fog much of…