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7 Notes on Amor Fati: A Magic of Raw Power

7 Notes on Amor Fati: A Magic of Raw Power

This is my first guest article contribution by acclaimed Author, coach and teacher of practical magic, Carolyn Elliot. I chose to include this in Dear Earth People as a continuation of our conversation on shadow integration and harnessing the magical power we all possess that frees us from the noose of […]

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YOU are the gift. RESISTANCE knows it.

YOU are the gift. RESISTANCE knows it.

Review of The War of Art by Steven Pressfield.  Its been a while since I last wrote — either consistently or at all. A common ailment this procrastination. That nagging feeling that cannot be shaken — brought upon mostly (if not entirely) by fear — the fear of failure and success. Of ridicule and admiration. Of […]

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The Path Will Appear

The Path Will Appear

The path will appear — just take the first step so they say — and although I would love to believe that wholeheartedly, something (not sure what — fear of judgement probably?) holds me back — back just enough to make things that much more difficult — the starting, the writing, the trusting — the really knowing this to be true. I […]

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Forgiveness — A Spiritual Selfishness

Forgiveness — A Spiritual Selfishness

I was not expecting to write about forgiveness — it’s a pretty widespread topic, particularly in “spiritual” circles so what else could I add (?) But… First thing this morning this quote popped into my inbox — one of the most unique — and accurate I think — ideas on the concept of forgiveness — and perhaps an apt topic […]

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Forgetting to Joy — Why gratitude journals don’t always work

Forgetting to Joy — Why gratitude journals don’t always work

Joy. Often spoken of and analysed but not often felt — and strangely enough often pushed away with skepticism… One thing the path has laid before me is Joy — not just the concept — or even the feeling — but the true knowing or experiencing of Joy. And a challenge. Dare I feel it more often that […]

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