The Spirit of Hope – A Writing for Spring

It is Spring Eve, she said to all the Doubts.
Gather around! All of you.

One by one, she called their names aloud:
Fear…Neglect…Sadness…Guilt…Worry…
Lack…Shame…Carelessness…Overdoing…
Like little mice in a fairy tale gone wrong
they congregated at the hem of her garment.
With kindness and fierceness in her voice,
She continued to call on all that prevents:
Gather around! All of you!
Non-Action…Blame…Regret…Cold Heart…
Envy…Judgment…Greed..Malice…
and you too, yes you! Mediocrity. Cynicism.
and Just Joking. And you!
Unwilling to change. Unwilling to look.
Unwilling to see what is needed.
Unwilling to Hope.

I Am Art, I Am Ritual.

That is why on our Red Thread Connection Telecouncil series we invite you to light a candle or have a cup of tea with you. It doesn’t matter what tradition you come from, all of them have different rituals. It is not scary or woowoo.

* When we think something with our mind, step one.
* When we say it with our words or write it down, step two.
* When we take an action to back it up, step three.

Passionate Soul

Once she found her dream she followed it with all the passion in her soul. She spent considerable time searching calling digging sourcing and praying for her dream to come. She knew she had one there just seemed to be so much space between it and her. Sometimes she felt it nearby like a cloudy…