Tag Archives: Intention

The Power of Intention – how to stop the cycle of madness

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. -Aniis Nin Is this a familiar pattern of your life, your relationships, and your work: Periodically, you examine your life-situation. You don’t like a lot of things about your situation. You feel worry, anxiety, fear, disappointment, hopelessness, and beaten down when you think about it. You want to be fitter, richer, more attractive, more effective, more energetic, younger; you want the Read more [...]

Flow…In a Few Words

It's all about accessing our natural ability to be in flow. When we are in flow, living improves without effort on our part. Flow is happy, non-resitant living in the Now. It is so very natural that when we "arrive" it's hard to remember how or why we ever lived a life of struggle. Where is happiness to be found? We look for joy outside, in power, relationships, accumulation and many other things that make up living, when joy is already shining inside us. Consciousness, uncluttered with mind-stuff, Read more [...]

Flow…A Few More Words

Is flow the same as awakening? Yes. We can think of ourselves as varying degrees of consciousnesses and unconsciousness, dreaming and awakening, illusion and awareness, and resistance and flow. What are the obstacles to waking up to flow? The first obstacle is the deep identification to thought. We are so addicted to thinking that it is hard to see another possibility. Once we have this insight, another obstacle is that mind will look at awakening as it does everything else—something to Read more [...]