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Hurt no living thing εїз

❝ Hurt no living thing: Ladybird, nor butterfly, Nor moth with dusty wing, Nor cricket chirping cheerily, Nor grasshopper so light of leap, Nor dancing gnat, nor beetle fat, Nor harmless worms that creep. ❞ by Christina G. Rossetti (1830-1894) Who remembers this precious poem from childhood? I don’t have pets (or bugs), but I swear, the words float through my head at least once a…

Meaningful Connection Downtown ♡

Morning light yesterday , everything glowing orange after the sunlight filtered through the smoke. I walked out of the subway station, coffee from David in hand, backpack on my shoulders, hair washed and body clean, ready to do good things with other people in my day. And I passed someone I’ve passed before, whose name I learned is Darryl. An…

Addition vs. Subtraction ✥

It’s easier to add something than to take something away. Often times when people are accepting less than they deserve, I’ve noticed they P U S H A W A Y words of wisdom or kindness that convey their worth and worthiness of something better. ~ They believe that the rest of the world “doesn’t see the full picture” – the…

Hypnosis for a young {and small} population ★

Sunning little beauties… I asked them if they would allow me to take their portrait and then I got these pretty smiles  With their parents nearby, they reset themselves into this big plastic chair overlooking the river on the outskirts of Whistler Village, and pleasantly obliged a photo. I sometimes work with children in session using imagery and neurolinguistic programming,…

Gaining Control ♙♛

What a loaded word “control” can be… Many people seek a sense of control but are not ready to own their experience. I’ve observed that this is the primary reason they do not wield the control they do have. This disconnect ALWAYS results in confusion, unfulfilled expectations, suffering, or all of the above. To understand that we DO have control…