Little Blog Thoughts

faithful to your own heart

I have come to believe that many of the world's troubles are due to a lack of being faithful to your own inner heart, trusting instead in whatever you have been conditioned to believe. This is shifting now, and chaos will definitely ensue, but a better world will come, though I won't see it.

I would be emphatic about not following any advice just because of "credentials" if it doesn't resonate with your own knowing. Andrew Harvey quotes Dorothy Walters, a contemporary mystical poet (Marrow of Flame), words she wrote to him when he decided to part from his long time spiritual teacher: "Remain true to yourself whatever happens and never give in to any of the terrible pressure your actions and insights will inevitably arouse."

I have always felt an echo of this, even from an early age, but I did not often have the courage to stand in that truth. At 66, I am as ready as I will ever be, and small acts of fidelity to my own inner heart have been growing as I age.I believe they are about to get louder and more frequent. Saty tuned!

Write a new comment: (Click here)
Characters left: 160
DONE Sending...

Lee Gauthier | Reply 09.07.2013 16.51

Wonderful work Brenda in putting together the pieces of this website... it feels like a culmination, a funneling, a distilling of a lifetime listening within.

See all comments

| Reply

Latest comments

18.03 | 17:38

Edith is our mentor and prophet for the times she knows we are trying to let go, be freed from whatever impedes growth,goodness and giving!

14.03 | 19:26

Thank you Brenda for providing this resource. Your selection of books make fine companions on life's path, especially at this time.

14.03 | 12:11

And here we are manifesting to each other and the universe! Your poem is soulful, Gina, dealing with the unknowns of each day as they come. Thanks for sharing.

13.03 | 19:34

Hi Brenda, just read new poeming 4 and your new wild geese is where we are all getting to I hope just love it, Ken

You liked this page