Category: Letting go

Naked ‘truths’

No one thinks about you as half as you think they do (everyone is pre-occupied with working out their ways around life) Emotions are not the same as thoughts (emotions are more primal and instinctual, therefore more valuable in many respects) Life is not…

Life is not about you

Last night I had a dream where a message was written clearly out against a dark background “Life is not about you” It didn’t go unnoticed and I woke up with a sharp sense of “yes, that is so true”, feeling somewhat light and…

Summer – the time for wilderness, the time for releasing your beast

Anger, physicality, sensate expression of instincts, body merging with the earth in its full expression – that’s what June is all about as we are building up to Litha. Swimming, walking barefoot, lying on mountain tops, communing with wildlife, beasts, bugs and plants alike…

Present moment surrender

Trusting the universe, all in good time, hard work and patience pay off. We all heard these sayings, but how good are we with a state of surrendering to the present moment really? I have experienced this year in particular ‘a run away’ with…

Shedding with the season 

 As I pull out remaining weeds and dried out reminder of flowers and vegetables once blooming on my allotment I reflect on the play between holding on and letting go. Weeds are still green with roots deep in the soil resist my pull and…