Do you ever wonder about the other “YOU
The one that speaks to you quietly, the one that helps you find
inspiration. It is in your spirit that the feeling of love and peace reign
supreme. It is where happiness is free to embrace you.
It is the
voice that shouts the emptiness of your life, despite all the trappings of
luxury that you surround yourself with. It is the loneliness that
overwhelms you, calling to you to wake up. There’s more to life than wallowing
in your misery. It’s your spirit starved for attention and love.
Ever wonder who you truly share the heights of joy, or the depths of
pain and sorrow,
when everyone else is out of reach? Reach out within yourself.
What gives you strength, courage and empowerment? Why does negative
self-talk feel magnified especially in your solitude?
We all have a
Spirit, if you would stop, listen and nurture it. It will not lead you astray.
Negative vibrations weigh you down, because the spirit does not want to have
anything to do
with your negative attitudes. It serves you no purpose. It’s almost
trying to tell you, Hey, if you pursue this course, you’re on your own. Listen
to me and I’ll show you a better way.
Do not confuse
with your spirit with denial.
acknowledge your spirit steers you clear of the mental chaos and confusion that
magnifies the trials, obscures the solutions, clouds your judgment and drags you
deeper in the mire. Denial is the result of being disconnected with your spirit.
Problems, trials, disappointments are part of life. No matter how dark
the clouds are, through blizzard, storm and tsunami, the sun always comes up, bright and
Think about it, ask yourself, how can you nurture your
spirit? This is how I do it:
-Start and end my day with a prayer of
-Meditate, stay grounded and live in the present.
well-lived makes for a better tomorrow.
-Know that problems are but stepping
stones to better times.
-Count my blessings, share what I can with others.
inspiring books and quotations.
-Listen to soothing music, play the
-Appreciate nature’s beauty.
-Know that patience is a virtue,i.e.,
grin and bear it.
-Try to show compassion / kindness, for everyone has their
own battles to fight.
-Let those I love know they are loved everyday.
bygones be bygones.
-Move on, for there’s nothing I can do about what’s past
but learn from it.
-Dream a bit.
About the Author: Bonnie Moss writes about
spirituality, tools available to all to walk the path. Visit her website, a
metaphysical site that offers information on tarot, crystals, aura, angels,
journalling and more. She is the Executive Secretary of Tarot Canada
International, as well as a regular contributor of articles to the newletter,
Future Endeavours. Visit her website:goldencupcafe.tripod.com