One of the themes that stood out for me from your responses to last week's Calling All Healers survey was the resistance to self-promotion: "Social media is an obstacle because I resist it. It's a time sink and feels self-promotional." "Sometimes it's challenging for me to promote myself." "It can be challenging to balance out … Continue reading What if you could be self-promotional and be of service?
Since the election, when I've been thinking about how to best be of service during this time, I've heard a little voice in my head say, "Help the healers." At first, this didn't make sense to me, and then I thought about how divided we are as a nation. How the election has caused some … Continue reading Calling all healers
My husband and I recently started to re-watch the Lord of the Rings trilogy. I wanted to see an epic story about a group of beings from different cultures (hobbits, elves, dwarves, humans, wizards) working together to defeat a terrible, evil force. At the end of the first film, The Fellowship of the Ring, the … Continue reading Every act of love and friendship will make a difference
I woke up yesterday feeling like my heart was shrinking. Something about witnessing the repeated acts of selfishness, unkindness, intolerance and hate in the news and on social media was making me feel small, powerless, and contracted. And then a video of someone bringing gifts to young people in a shelter for homeless LGBTQ youth … Continue reading Big Vision Love Day: Pay What You Can Feb 10
Please note: I don't have a medical, psychological, or healing background to draw advice from on how to work with fear, but I can offer the tools I use, and reflections from my Facebook community. If you're a regular reader, you know that I dealt with a lot of health issues last year, including PTSD … Continue reading How to work with fear in these times