This article is even more enlightening and helpful for me. I participated in an introductory session of dance therapy just a week ago, and one of the tools I learned from there is Tapping, which I have promptly incorporated into my meditation practice now, in the chakra cleansing part as I go into Silencing. I’ve … Continue reading Untwisting Through Erotic Work
”Now I become myself. It’s taken
Time, many years and places,
I have been dissolved and shaken,
Worn other people’s faces,
Run madly, as if Time were there,
Terribly old, crying a warning,
“hurry, you will be dead before —–”
(What? Before you reach the morning?
or the end of the poem, is clear?
Or love safe in the walled city?)
Now to stand still, to be here,
Feel my own weight and density!…..
Now there is time and Time is young.
O, in this single hour I live
All of myself and do not move
I, the pursued, who madly ran,
Stand still, stand still, and stop the Sun!
— May Sarton
American poet, novelist, and memoirist.
I never realized I have mostly been saying “NO” to Life since Papa and Mama died in early 2008, until I started saying “YES!” again recently. It feels good to say “YES!” to Life again. Spring has truly come. Continue reading Saying “YES!” to Life Again