The Victim

The Victim

“Pain is no one’s fault”

–Wayne Muller

Whether or not you agree with this statement, it’s pretty likely that there has been a time or two,

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Forgiveness Part 3

Forgiveness Part 3

In our previous blog, we wrote about Monica’s experience in recovering from past childhood wounds that left her scarred and wounded. Monica knew that if she were to ever be healed from those painful experiences,

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Forgiveness Part 2

Forgiveness Part 2

Monica found her way to forgiveness the hard way, the way many people do, by experiencing pain and betrayal (See Forgiveness part one) In her efforts to recover the sense of self that she lost during the years of abuse that she experienced,

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Forgiveness Part 1

Forgiveness Part 1

If anyone ever had a good reason to claim that she was justified in refusing to forgive someone who had caused her enormous physical and emotional pain, it was Monica.

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When “I’m Sorry” Just Isn’t Enough

“You can’t stop the waves from coming but you can learn to surf.”

This is the caption on a poster of the spiritual teacher, Swami Satchitdananda who is pictured wearing a loincloth while crouching on a surfboard riding the ocean waves.

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Finding Your Flock

Lessons From the Geese

As each bird flaps its wings, it creates an uplift for the bird following. By flying in a “V” formation, the whole flock adds 71% greater flying range than if each bird flew alone.

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