Ocean Power

As the boat slapped the waves, I looked across the ocean. The mist from the waves against the side sprayed my face. The large ones brought us up high, and dropped us hard. I felt my body react with fear when my belly lifted into free fall. I've always connected to water in a unique …

Authentic Power (Slice of Life: Day 28)

I have started reading, The Seat of the Soul, by Gary Zukav. In the first chapter, he describes the difference between external power and authentic power. External power is grown through control of the environment, of our five senses. Authentic power is within us, found through our intuition, purpose, meaning, insight, and clarity of the world. …

Feeling like Myself (Slice of Life: Day 4)

Last night all my emotions came spilling out of me. This week finally overwhelmed me to the point of exhaustion. My mind, heart, and spirit cried out to me, feeling powerless and incapable. I wasn't feeling like myself. What do I mean by that, 'feeling like myself'?, I wondered as I wrote in my morning journal. …