Tag: Inspiration

2020: The year of clearer vision

This last year has given us quite literally, 2020 vision: The opportunity to see our lives more clearly. It seems like everything we’ve been avoiding paying attention to has bubbled up to the surface for us to look at this year. It’s been one… Continue Reading “2020: The year of clearer vision”

Judgment fades in the presence of understanding…

… But in order to understand, we must first suspend what we already believe to be “true”. There are so many perspectives battling it out right now, with everyone thinking that theirs is ‘right’ and justified. We tend to believe our personal views because… Continue Reading “Judgment fades in the presence of understanding…”

The Weight of the world isn’t yours to carry

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by what’s happening right now, I don’t believe there’s a more important time than now to take a step back from the noise and chaos of the external world. To turn off the news, to avoid getting caught up in… Continue Reading “The Weight of the world isn’t yours to carry”

Love & Fear.

If you only focus on fear, that’s what you’ll expand. You’ll saturate your environment with it.You’ll infiltrate your friends and families with it. It will all consume you. And is that the kind of world you want to live in?One ruled by fear? So… Continue Reading “Love & Fear.”

Slow Down. Breathe.

There’s an awareness that comes from slowing down. Much like the difference between driving through a neighbourhood and walking: when moving at a slower pace, we pick up on more of the details. The finer, more subtle points that go unnoticed when driving quickly… Continue Reading “Slow Down. Breathe.”

If You Want To Save The World, Dive As Deeply Into Yourself As You Can.

Here are some ways to start: Question your thoughts. Ask why you are the way you are and what got you to this point. Reflect on your childhood and your relationship to your parents. Look at what you may have picked up from your… Continue Reading “If You Want To Save The World, Dive As Deeply Into Yourself As You Can.”

The Importance of Isolation.

I suppose I’ve always been a bit of a loner. Granted, I haven’t always enjoyed or appreciated being on my own, but it seems to be the default setting that I often return to. Lately, however, I’ve really been able to tap into myself… Continue Reading “The Importance of Isolation.”

Perspective is Everything.

What if we allowed our minds to remain open to different perspectives? Or at least entertained the idea that our perspective isn’t the only right one? What would happen? Our perspective is simply the way that we choose to see life. We base this… Continue Reading “Perspective is Everything.”

We Fear Nature Because We Fear Ourselves.

I believe that our modern society has a complicated relationship with nature, especially when it comes to our health. When we get sick, we blame nature for it, pointing fingers at invisible enemies outside of ourselves that are trying to kill us. But through… Continue Reading “We Fear Nature Because We Fear Ourselves.”

The War Between Head & Heart.

The society we live in isn’t conducive to being truly human. It wasn’t designed with our happiness and satisfaction in mind, but to instead keep us depressed. It puts us into debt, it makes us sick, it surrounds us with violence and hate, it… Continue Reading “The War Between Head & Heart.”