Beliefs

What We Live By

Once upon a time, not so very long ago, the standard belief of those living at the time was that the earth was flat. There was also a time when the pervading belief among the scholars of the time was that the solar system, and the universe per…

Believe: Words from Russell Clayton

The reason that stories of freedom are so compelling to your heart strings is because freedom is the song your soul softly sings to you every blessed day. Your soul seeks freedom in expression through the physical experiences in your life and never leaves you. Your soul knows…

She Could So She Did

This could just as easily say “She believed she couldn’t, so she didn’t.” The only constant is her belief. There are times when we accomplish something because we are forced to do so by circumstance – a parent or child becomes ill, our boss makes us do a…

Living My Life Wide Open

So the day after I was asked to write an article for Garden Spices, a quote appeared in my Facebook feed, which often happens when I begin to think hard about something.  The quote, “Live……like somebody left the gate open” ~ Annamarie Ibrahim.  It occurred to me this…

Flow in the Moment

  “Flow in the living moment. We are always in a process of becoming and nothing is fixed. Have no rigid system in you, and you’ll be flexible to change with the ever changing. Open yourself and flow, my friend. Flow in the total openness of the living…

Brave Heart

Freedom.  Just the mere word sends shivers up my spine and makes me want to roar like a lion and break all the chains that bind us in fear into smithereens. I am instantly brought to a scene in the movie, Braveheart, where William Wallace is being tortured before…

Expressions of Freedom

  “I actually wrote this for the 9-11 anniversary, but I think it applies to all those who have sacrificed for our democratic government and freedom. Freedom is not a frivolous thing for me, but something to be honored as well as expressed.” – Richard MacKay Celebrate This…

Beyond Your Comfort Zone

If you are inclined to follow the news or politics you may have a very negative view of the word freedom for this Fourth of July. We are surrounded with stories disgruntled citizens and questionable constitutional practices. Everyone is angry that his or her voice is not being…

An Open Letter on Freedom

Man, sometimes when I sit to write, I feel so redundant. In the past, more often than not, I was writing to inspire from a low place. I was still in the midst of spiritual and physical and even emotional battles-if I may be candid. I think the…

Words of Russell Clayton

This is not a cruel world, this is a loving world. Once we align ourselves with this belief we come into alignment with love’s magnificent vibration and flow. When we begin to act with love as our sole intention, we position ourselves to see love in all things…