New year’s resolutions are great. There’s a natural momentum to a new year that packs the gym and inspires us to make our beds or refrain from watching reality TV.
However, the time before the new year—namely, the Solstice—is also a powerful, sacred time. The Solstice, December 21st, when we shift from the darkest part of the year back into the ever-increasing light, is a perfect time to clear the old to make room for the new.
Life is full of endless possibilities for everyone. Sometimes we think that life is selective in choosing just "special people" to receive all that they desire with the rest of us not part of that group. We feel that we are not deserving of achieving all that we desire, we are lacking while others are more deserving. First do not focus on anyone but you! By setting your attention on others you are giving away the unbelievable power of your focus....more
Yesterday, as I am sure you are well aware, was the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the death camp Auschwitz - Birkenau. We have been told the numbers all our lives, so we will never forget. Six million Jewish people were exterminated, of which 1.2 million were children.The survivors are getting older and fewer in number. Many of them travelled back to that time in their lives that they wish could be forgotten. For the last time of their lives and probably one of the last milestone anniversary events that there will still be survivors to return back there....more