Stumbling into nothing but paradoxes entwined in incessant ruminations cycling ceaselessly through my mind.
Tag Archives: Mirabai Starr
Questionnaire: Crisis? Transformation
Do you feel yourself trying to tighten controls and to think your way to certitude?
Christmas Carol paradoxes 5 – It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Wishing we have “ears to hear” above the din of judgmental self-talk
Dark Night of the Soul (8) – Richard Rohr
In crisis, shoulds and oughts don’t help. Love wins out over guilt any day.
Dark Night of the Soul (1.7) – Thomas Moore (Ego vs Soul?)
[2.5 minute read] For everyone [see more in Dark Night of the Soul (0) – Resources & Recommendations] Excerpts from Thomas Moore’s Foreword to Starr‘s translation [DEPRESSION?] … how do we distinguish between depression and…the dark night John describes (not all painful transitions qualify as a dark night of the soul)? …What we call depressionContinue reading “Dark Night of the Soul (1.7) – Thomas Moore (Ego vs Soul?)”
Dark Night of the Soul (7) – A SOPHIE sequel: Mirabai Starr’s “Yes” in parenting
Parenting is neither a test of wisdom, nor of patience. Parenting is a test of both, and more. Above all, parenting is a test of love.