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Speaking Only When I’ve Really Got Something to Say

I realised this morning that it’s been such a long time since I made any posts on this site. And looking back over the years I also realised that in the early days I made a point of posting regularly here so that readers always had something new to look at and enjoy. Sure there are many older posts on this site sharing hints and tips around silk painting which many have found valuable. And it’s been lovely to pass … Continue reading

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Down, Down, Deeper and Down….Dropping into Honesty

No matter how great the pressure becomes, no matter how deep I appear to be falling. No matter how intensely the other seems to be triggering me, pressing all my buttons. No matter how unappreciative everyone seems. Remembering to be kind in the midst of it all. Remembering to have an open heart. Being that no matter what. It’s so easy to kid ourselves that we’ve made it. That we’ve arrived. We reach a sort of plateau where it suddenly … Continue reading

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Gaining Deeper Insights – Loving the Truth

Being completely honest. I find it’s a truly sweet moment when I gain deeper insight into what I had been blind to before. Suddenly being able to see something I just couldn’t see and realising the implications of it. Realising that it was there right in front of my face but invisible to me because of the veil of denial I had pulled across it. Obscuring it conveniently from view. And such a bitter-sweet moment to realise that my projection … Continue reading

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Seeing Yourself Through the Eyes of Others

So often in life we are totally unable to see and hear ourselves. Yes, most of us can look in the mirror and see the reflection or hear our voice as we speak to others. But I’m talking about hearing and seeing on a much deeper level. How much of what we say is uttered without us giving so much as a second thought to what we’ve said. And how much of what we do is simply done without any … Continue reading

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