Category: present moment

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…

In waiting…

Feel unrooted, between places, between worlds. A sense of keen belonging is yet to land, for now I feel suspended in anticipation. Can’t say I like it. Uncertainty, expectation, increased longing for what I don’t know yet. Feeling without a home is not a…

Nature and the present moment

It is raining… It is not ‘it will clear in a few hours’ or ‘yesterday it was sunny’, it is raining here and now, nothing else is happening. Nature is expressing herself through the element of water in this very moment and it is…

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…

Struggling to stay in ‘winter’

I am struggling with staying in the moment. Is it a ‘curse’ of winter? Through running workshops and personal interactions I have been noticing how common it is for people to want to escape winter. More spring pictures pop up on social media in…