Tagged as: dharma

how your clarity can create your reality

Let’s start this off the right way: How do you want to feel? When we sit down to dream about what we want to see happen or create in our lives, many of us come up with a list that looks something like this: – Significant other like this… – Home like this… – Car…

Oct 17, 2012 · Read More · Comment

The Real Secret to The Secret

There’s something major missing from the teachings of The Secret. “I did everything the way they said,” a friend tells me, “I sat there every day and visualized my dream car. I still don’t have it.” “I read all this stuff,” another friend says, “But it’s actually applying it to my life in a way…

Jul 31, 2012 · Read More · Comment

ask for it, get it. a true story of daring, and reaping rewards

Six Months to Build a Dream She had the number ‘six months’ in her head. This would be enough severance pay to get her feet on the ground and her dream business up and running. It would carry her through the down-time where she would recuperate from a draining corporate gig, through the up-time where…

Jun 26, 2012 · Read More · Comment (1)

the pinball effect: how to stop smacking up against life and move towards your dharma

Bam! I ricocheted off the wrong career path. Again. Whammo! I recoiled from a relationship with the wrong man. Again. Kerblang! I curled away from a potential future ‘friend’ who actually wanted to be a mentee. Again. Zing! I escaped the oh-so-wrong-for-me networking group just before the hefty membership fees kicked in. Again. THEN: HEADING…

Apr 17, 2012 · Read More · Comment

the how of happiness: aka, the real reason I left my former magazine editor dream job to fumble my way towards my dream life

Mar 29, 2012 · Read More · Comment (2)

love vs fear: decisions that dance

ON FEAR AND LOVE The universe doesn’t reward us for living in fear. The universe is always guiding us towards the recognition that not only are we loved, we ARE love. Always. It’s frightening to make decisions from a place of love–as strange as that sounds. It feels easier to make choices that listen to…

Feb 28, 2012 · Read More · Comment

Why Living Our Dreams is Less Work, More Play

CLEAR SKY, FUZZY HEAD The sky was clear, the sun was rising, and I was charging over the Granville Street Bridge, pony tail bouncing, shoes click-clacking: purposeful, determined, energized—and confused. The little things count. Everything we do or dedicate our intention towards matters. Especially when we’re living a dream. As ease-full as it can be…

Nov 22, 2011 · Read More · Comment (4)

there is a burning in my soul

There is a burning in my soul. This fire is fuelled by a part of me I cannot control. It’s a calling. It’s a life force. It’s my dharma. It fuels my everyday breath. It wakes me in the morning, with a ‘yes!’ It wakes me in the middle of the night with lists to…

Aug 9, 2011 · Read More · Comment

what the saint said, dharma, and daring to dream

WHAT THE SAINT SAID“Come here,” she said, “Sit down.” He knelt beside her and she leaned close. “No amount of medicine in the world will cure people’s sickness. People are sick because they are not following their dharma. You must help them find their dreams.” She was Ama–the hugging saint, absolutely, completely dedicated and called to…

Mar 7, 2011 · Read More · Comment