Post Tagged with: "Be here now"

Opening our hearts to one another. . .

Because of a piece I have been writing for a workshop, I have been thinking about the importance of having an open heart if we want to heal and help others heal too. Only very recently I found myself in a downward spiral emotionally, a spiral not unfamiliar to me. […]

Being here, fully, is the gift. . .

I spent the first four decades of my life mostly living in the past or anticipating the future.   I had no awareness that was what I was doing.  It astounds me, actually, that a person as well educated as I was could be so unaware of the nuances of […]

By March 8, 2010 50 comments Karen's Musings

Wherever we go. . .

I heard a talk by author and speaker Earnie Larson a few decades ago and he said, so simply, “Wherever you go, there you are.”  I had never heard this phrase before and was rocked by it.  It was so simple and yet so profound. I had only been sober […]