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The Experience

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"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience." - Teilhard
During a conversation some time ago a very beautiful intuitive friend said this to me. At the time when I heard it, I absorbed and kept it to myself because I thought it was too profound a thought to openly share with others. We are so stuck in rigid belief systems that when people hear that it sounds too woo-woo or weird.
But really, sit for a moment and really think about this and how it could be possible. 
The only way this can truly resonate with you is if you look at the human body. Imagine if you took a laser and cut the body in half down the middle and removed its casing, the flesh, skin and bone; the anatomy of who we are. What are we left with? The energy that makes us move, breathe and live. Our spirit. The essence of who we truly are. Without our bodies we would be roaming the earth as ethereal beings. Which will lead you to ask: where did we co…

Because I Said So!

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I am sure as a child you remember those conversations where you silently thought your parents were slightly off their rocker.
It’s a moment most of us won’t forget. Here is my version.
My mother’s thinking process, for the most part of my childhood usually made sense. When she would ask me to do something as an obedient but very observing child I could see the logic and the benefit behind her request. But one day, I don’t recall what my mother had asked me to do, but I do remember thinking to myself: “This does not make any sense” and THEN I tried to reason with the woman, which only made her even more frustrated with me. That led to the defining moment when I realized that my mother knew that what she was asking of me was not reasonable. So the only way to get me to obey was to pull the all-time famous parental rank: BECAUSE I SAID SO!
Do you remember the first time you heard that? It’s funny looking back now. I often told myself that if I had a child I would not pull that rank. I …