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Responsibility

Posted by on Apr 12, 2012 in Confusion, Love, Power, Responsibility | 4 comments

Responsibility

Responsibility comes from the Latin responsus, which means “to respond.” The expression “taking responsibility” is ironically misleading, because actually we have no choice. We are always responding to situations, even if our response is to do nothing.  ~ Tina B. Tessina I have been with the words ‘response-ability’ for several days now.  They came to me in a dream as a brilliant flash of insight.  Responsibility as the ability to respond.  (Gotta love the richness of our dream life to work this stuff out.)  I had been struggling for a few weeks with a challenging...

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Letting Love In…

Posted by on Feb 10, 2012 in Love | 14 comments

Letting Love In…

“The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.”   ~ Morrie Schwartz I have an amazing teacher who demonstrates the ability to take in and to give out love effortlessly.  Her name is Browney.  Or Frida.  Or Frida Browney.  Or my favorite, Ms. Frida Browne.  Browney is my cat.  She came to me by way of my good friend, Claudia, who had too many India yogi adventures calling her to be a consistent mom to Browney. The amazing thing about Browney is that her give and take is very subtle.  So subtle in fact, that to the untrained eye, her...

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Graduation

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in Belonging, Competence, Love | 2 comments

Graduation

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.                    - Dr. Seuss Thanks Dr. Seuss.  Yes, I can steer myself in any direction I choose.  I have just completed my four year training program in the Rubenfeld Synergy Method® and celebrated my GRADUATION with much pomp and circumstance. Learning this work was indeed very challenging for me; I really had to overcome some serious obstacles to feel and own my competence as a Synergist.  The truth is I had never felt competent at anything in life.  Sure,...

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Love Yourself

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012 in Love | 0 comments

Love Yourself

  “Love yourself first and everything falls into line.”
 ~Lucille Ball How much do I love Lucille Ball? I Love Lucy was my most treasured escape when I was little; I could watch episode after episode, just glued to the television and laughing my head off. I have no idea if I would at all still like the show as an adult, but I think I’ve just given myself a challenge to watch a few episodes. Haha.

Love yourself first. This is amazing wisdom. What many people think of as a selfish act, loving yourself is actually the key to loving others, loving life, and attracting all...

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