Mindfulness, Meditation and Self-Care

Poetry

#37: Water Yourself First (Poem)

#37: Water Yourself First (Poem)

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadA sweet poem about the importance of self-care in the context of supporting others.

letting go to love

lovingso that i maylet goof the needto be rightin controlfierceembracingthe unknownseeps intomy dark crevicesonce hiddenin shamenow filledwith love.

step by step

learning so that i mayunderstandthe root of behaviorsurvival mechanismsstem from traumaonce served usno morenow, feeling paintrapped in bodypracticingtuning infeelingacceptingso that i maylet goand beat peace.

Autumn Color, Autumn Joy!

Autumn Color, Autumn Joy!

Wow. A pause. I take in all the colors.The colors take me in.Surrounded by peace.Surrounded by serenity. I don’t think;I feel.I feel joy!I feel love!I feel life. So bright,So vibrant.A delightin being. This moment,a precious gift.Warm sun, A blanket over color. thoughts,worries,have faded.Gentle clouds, They […]

patterns

we recognize the script,we’ve seen it before over and over she heads to the doorlosing sight of what she was there for execute orders,commander-in-chiefinstructions for following the control thief deeply ingrained,in the heart and the brain,mother, father, DNA all the same habits, like maggots, feed […]

let it go

hands clenched, grippingsweat drippingblood boilstripping feel furiousscaredheart and mindon overload error, errordoes not compute – pause – take a breathrelax musclesget curious wonder,is it true?how do i know?i don’tso, let it go — nirel

#34: The Power of Breath in Relationships (Poem)

#34: The Power of Breath in Relationships (Poem)

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to and practice this simple poem to improve the quality of your relationships.