Why can’t I say “I’m Sorry”

You know that you have hurt some one and that they are suffering from your distance and righteous attitude yet you cannot tell them you were wrong. Why can’t we say these two simple words?: “I’m sorry”.

Kindness

When was the last time that we practiced kindness? What kind thoughts or actions surrounding kindness have we accomplished lately? What if there had been no attempt at being kind to others and we were just totally self-involved? No kindness! No caring about anyone else except ourselves! Who are we without kindness? Think about what our life would be like if …

Freedom

“Freedom means the power to act by soul guidance, not by the compulsions of desires and habits. Obeying the ego leads to bondage, obeying the soul brings liberation.” Paramahansa Yogananda

Suffering

Suffering is part of our journey in this life for without it, there is no growth for us. In order for us to understand what we need to learn about who we are to be in this life, we must experience the pain of growing up. Some of us believe that if we pretend that we are happy, then we …

Remembering

We need to always remember who we are. We can spend so much time tearing our Self apart, judging and criticizing this Self, always thinking it is not good enough.  But this is just one side of who we are. It only becomes permanent when we forget the other side, the ability to see into our Self when we are …

Standing Tall

Why do we care so much about what others’ think about us even if we do not even know or like them? What is it that drives us to want to please everyone else and try to meet their needs rather than be who we are intended to be?  Our sense of self can easily be determined by a world that …

Suffering

Suffering is part of our journey in this life. Without suffering, there is no emotional growth for us. In order for us to understand what we need to learn about who we are to be in this life, we must experience the pain of growing up. Some of us believe that if we pretend that we are happy, then we …

Alone

What does it mean for us to really be alone; not just feel alone but physically have no one there for us, just ourselves? There is so much fear and pain that first comes through for we are all so accustomed to having people or at least one other person around us, or either through the Internet or cellphones that …