InnerSelf Newsletter: February 28th, 2016

InnerSelf Newsletter

InnerSelf Newsletter: February 28th, 2016

February 28th, 2016

Welcome... Our InnerSelf welcomes your Inner Self.

Years ago, Claudia Black wrote a book entitled "It's Never Too Late to Have a Happy Childhood". And this week we invite you to look at other things that it's not too late for you to change and to connect to in your life.

We start by learning about The Inner Feelings Care System... So You Can Feel More Love. And then we move on to Living a Conscious Life: A New Role for Your Outer Child. All of that assists us on the next step which is Living the 4th Purpose and Practicing the Art of Living.

For some, this may feel like it's finally the time of The Sweet Dawn of Renewal after the Dark Night of the Soul. But, fear not, you are never alone in your challenges and struggles. There is always help available from "the Spirit side". If you've had problems connecting with Spiritual guidance, here's Five Spiritual Tips To Help You Be More Connected to the Spirit World.

And remember, no matter your age, your circumstances, your beliefs, It's Never Too Late to Lead a Meaningful Life. Scroll down for these and numerous more articles for your reading pleasure. 

Wishing you enjoyable insightful reading, and of course a wonder-full, joy-full, and loving week.

Marie T. Russell
"New Attitudes...New Possibilities"

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The Inner Feelings Care System... So You Can Feel More Love

Written by SARK (Susan Ariel Rainbow Kennedy)

The Inner Feelings Care System... So You Can Feel More LoveWhen I was growing up, I was basically allowed to express one feeling, and I had to go to my room to do it. When I came out of my room, I was expected to feel “better,” even if I didn’t. The basic message was that feelings were to be barely tolerated and best kept hidden.

Read article here: The Inner Feelings Care System... So You Can Feel More Love

Living a Conscious Life: A New Role for Your Outer Child

Written by Susan Anderson.

Living a Conscious Life: A New Role for Your Outer ChildYou have your life ahead of you; and I, mine. So many choices face us. We can go back to the familiar and let our energy dissipate into old patterns, or we can choose to do things differently and move our lives in the direction of our goals. Transforming your life is not a matter of simply...

Read article here: Living a Conscious Life: A New Role for Your Outer Child

Living the 4th Purpose and Practicing the Art of Living

Written by Dan Millman.

Practicing Life and The Fourth PurposeNo matter where you go, and no matter what the clock-face reads, you are always right here, right now. Purposes tied to past or future have no reality; they are phantom concepts conjured by the mind. By attending to the fourth purpose — this arising moment — you find...

Read article here: Living the 4th Purpose and Practicing the Art of Living

The Sweet Dawn of Renewal after the Dark Night of the Soul

Written by Steve Ahnael Nobel.

The Sweet Dawn of Renewal after the Dark Night of the SoulRenewal is well described by Beat novelist and poet Jack Kerouac in his line, ‘I saw that my life was a vast glowing empty page and I could do anything I wanted.’ After a smooth transition, renewal brings a gradual sense of stability and certainty after a time of rapid change. As we step towards our dreams...

Read article here: The Sweet Dawn of Renewal after the Dark Night of the Soul

Five Spiritual Tips To Help You Be More Connected to the Spirit World

Written by Bill Philipps.

Many People Are Receiving Signs from Spirit! Why Not You?I believe all people have some psychic intuition — more than most know they have — that can be cultivated enough to enable them to receive and recognize signs from spirits. The first step in tapping into that intuition is to set your intention by silently asking...

Read article here: Five Spiritual Tips To Help You Be More Connected to the Spirit World

It's Never Too Late to Lead a Meaningful Life

Written by Karen Casey.

age asideWe aren’t done, even if at first it appears that way. We always have more to offer. Always. And the community around us deserves to benefit from our continuing vitality. Our lives remain quite purposeful, even though what we had considered our primary purpose for the many years of our career has come to an end.

Read article here: It's Never Too Late to Lead a Meaningful Life

Astrological Journal for the Week

Pam YounghansWritten by Pam Younghans

This weekly column (updated every Sunday afternoon) is based on planetary influences, and offers perspectives and insights to assist you in making the best use of current energies... Read more

It is also highly beneficial to reread the past week's astrological journal as it gives a hindsight view of the events that took place and may provide many "ah-ha" insights.


* Are Energy Star Ratings A Good Idea For Homes?

* Are Treatment Guidelines On Schizophrenia And Bipolar Disorder Wrong?

* At What Age Do Children Learn To Write?

* Carbon Capture From The Atmosphere Is Costly, Risky And Necessary

* Children In U.S. Are Finally Recovering From Great Recession

* Clean Energy Could Save Hundreds Of Billions In Health Costs

* Climate Change Is Blamed For Fastest Sea Rise In 28 Centuries

* Dependence, Decrepitude And Death: How Long Is Too Long A Life?

* Does Cannabis Cause Mental Illness?

* Exercise May Protect The Liver From Booze

* Giving Up Security And Privacy Could Hurt Us All

* Harper Lee Led A Life Of Great Courage

* How Did Moscow's Stray Dogs Learn To Navigate The Metro?

* How Driverless Vehicles Will Redefine Mobility

* How Ecotourism Can Help Save Threatened Species

* How Psychology Taught Us To Be Helpless About Domestic Violence

* I'll Punish Your Bad Behavior To Make Me Look Good

* Is Cheating More Society's Problem Than An Affair Of The Heart

* Is It Possible To Have A Work Life Balance?

* Just A 5% Weight Loss Can Dramatically Improve Your Health

* Meet The Hidden Molds Growing In Your Home

* One Thing We Still Need To Get To A Low-carbon Economy

* The Five Most Common Misunderstandings About Evolution

* The Program Helping Youth Unify the Most Segregated City in America

* The Rising Extreme Weather Offers A Warning Of Environmental Dangers

* What Are Ready Meals Doing To Our Health?

* What Causes Autism? What We Know, Don’t Know And Suspect

* What's A Frolleague And Are They Replacing Our Friends?

* Why Some Animals And Plants Will Thrive Under Climate Change

* Why Straight A Students May Not Be The Best Innovators

* Why The Internet Of Things May End Up Ruling Our Lives

* Why There Are No Limits To Your Willpower

* Why We Are Attracted To People Who Look Like Our Parents

* Why We Need to Keep 80 Percent of Fossil Fuels in the Ground

We add articles to the website regularly
. Rather than wait until the newsletter, you can visit each section according to your interests throughout the week. Each section listed below is designed as its own "mini-website".

The "Living in Harmony" section includes articles on Health & Well-Being, Home & Garden, Pets, Leisure & Creativity, Finance & Careers, and Science and Technology.

The "Personal Development" area covers Attitude Adjustments (which includes Fear, Anger, Gratitude, Forgiveness), Relationships & Parenting, Spirituality & Mindfulness (including Meditation), Intuition & Awareness (including astrology), and Happiness & Success.

"Social & Political" covers topics that affect us personally yet deal with a more "societal" or "political" sphere. This area covers Environment & Climate, Democracy, Justice, Inequality, Economy, and more. These topics are very relevant for our communal journey on Planet Earth.



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