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Let's Talk Tribes ~

Let's Talk Tribes ~

The emerging cycle, paradigm or whatever you choose to call it, is not the domain of the solo artist, the fully independent perceiver who needs no one and nothing and must enter the void alone. Those ideas, those ways of coming into enlightenment, illumination, and embodiment in the past cycle, will not function in the same way in this one. We cannot be solo artists, lone wolves 'going it alone' in these new waters.

Surviving vs Thriving - Don't Sacrifice Your Heart

Surviving vs Thriving - Don't Sacrifice Your Heart

The world is largely in survival mode. We all see it. We all deal with it the best we can, some days better than others. This past year has been filled with “How could that have happened?", waves of reactivity. The end-of-year-holiday period is upon us in the Western world, and the prevailing mindset of this time is actually depression. Recognizing that helps to diffuse its energies. Retailing depends on it. Be a consumer! Buy this and feel better! They are literally banking on the fact that it has been a crunchy year energetically and that "Things haven’t gone the way I wanted them to” and variations on that scream prevail.

Survival mode turns us away from what will actually help us thrive and makes us focus on the wrong things. There is a saying that “the devil is in the details” and a truth of that statement is that the experience of “hell” happens when we focus our hearts on all of the details that we think we have to handle perfectly to survive and not on what really matters...