November 22nd, 2015
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Our life is often more complicated than it needs to be. The good news is that we can do something about it. This week, our authors help you look at some of the blocks that may be holding you back from Creating a Life of Miracles and Joy and provide practical ways to make your dreams come true, day by day, moment by moment.
Perhaps you need Tips to Overcome Procrastination or ways to get in touch with Unexpressed Feelings That Keep Tapping On Your Shoulder. Or you may need assistance in knowing What To Do If You’re Around Blamers and Criticizers. or are Having Trouble with a Project and could use Some Practical and Spiritual Help.
It is important to remind yourself that you can Free Yourself From Your Mental and Emotional Nets. And once you accept that everything around you is bringing you assistance in one form or another, you will stop Killing the Messenger and instead Pay Attention to the Message. Guidance is available to us at every single moment. We simply need to open our eyes, our ears, and our heart.
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Wishing you enjoyable insightful reading, and of course a wonder-full, joy-full, and loving week.
Marie T. Russell
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EDITOR'S CHOICE ARTICLES
Written by Renate Reímann, PhD.
Tasks we find difficult in some way can trigger procrastination. Luckily, there are tools we can use and systems we can put in place that help us prioritize and stay on top of those tough challenges. No matter how big or small the job, if something triggers your procrastination and makes you fall behind, it can be addressed in the following steps...
Written by Jacob Watson.
For me, an unrecognized, unexpressed feeling is like a persistent hand tapping on my shoulder. If I don’t give the feeling what it wants, acknowledgement and expression, the tapping gets more insistent. The feeling pulls more and more of my attention away from the present moment.
Read article here: Unexpressed Feelings Keep Tapping On My Shoulder
Written by Jude Bijou, M.A., M.F.T.
Chances are you’ve seen and heard an emotional manipulator at work. Perhaps you even live or work with someone who regularly pulls out their blame gun and sprays accusations on everyone but themselves. They get angry and indignant and go on and on about how stupid, ineffective, or lame others are.
Read article here: What To Do If You’re Around Blamers and Criticizers
Written by Alan Cohen.
December marks the beginning of whale season in Hawaii. Around this time majestic humpback whales appear in Hawaiian waters, having traversed 3,000 miles of deep blue sea from offshore Alaska. The whales stay through the winter, mating and bearing their young. To watch them cavort is a spectacle for the senses and the heart.
Read article here: Free Yourself From Your Mental and Emotional Nets
Written by Joseph Gallenberger, Ph.D.
Many of us face challenging times in finances, career, relationships, or health at some point in our lives. We may feel powerless against the economic, social, and family forces around us and live our lives feeling bogged down or hampered by our circumstances, not knowing how to change our lives for the better.
Read article here: Seven Steps to Creating a Life of Miracles and Joy
Written by Noelle Sterne, Ph.D.
My mission in this article is to share with you what I’ve learned and observed as a longtime coach of graduate students and writer of creative projects. Here are some techniques, tools, and tough questions to ease the trek for yourself and everyone around you...
Read article here: Having Trouble with a Project? Here’s Some Practical and Spiritual Help
Written by Marie T. Russell.
Many of our "life lessons" come to us through what we might usually call a "negative" experience, or possibly a "negative" person in our life. However, the addition of the term negative to any person or situation is simply a perception, or a judgment, on our part.
Read article here: Don't Kill the Messenger... Pay Attention to the Message
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