The Four Agreements Part 3 Don't Make Assumptions An assumption is an attempt to tell the future, based on knowledge and past experience. When we assume, we refuse to look beyond the issues of the past and thus create limitations on our future endeavors.
Last night, we were visited by a raccoon. Raccoons have a mischievous and destructive reputation. They are known to carry rabies and will bite both people and pets. They often run through the yard like furry, gray bulldozers, leaving a trail of trampled plants and broken pottery. This one was just outside the porch. Usually they run away, but he came up to the screen and stood on his back legs. He moved his paws much like a puppy does when it wants to be picked up. For a moment, the mask he wore told a tale of harmless innocence. Had anyone fallen for the act,however, the incident would have most likely ended up in the emergency room with a...
Sometimes it feels good to be right. But it can feel even better to be kind and forgiving. Ask yourself, "Is it worth that feeling of 'right' when it hurts those around you? Or when the anger consumes you so that you can't concentrate.?" Let go of "right" and act with love. Ask your Angels to heal your hurt feelings and let them go. When you act with love, you may not declare that you are "right" but you will never be wrong.
Life can have painful moments. It’s okay to be hurt. It’s okay to mourn and cry and find others who have been through the same thing and seek comfort from each other. The problem is when we stay there. It is a comforting place to be. You don’t have to do anything, just talk about […]
A fun game many of us used to play as children, was “telephone.” One person would whisper something to the next person and they would pass it on to the next and so forth. When the message came out at the other end of the line, it was nothing like the original and cause for […]