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by richardjc
Sun Oct 19, 2008 3:25 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: Fear of Awareness
Replies: 8
Views: 1367

Re: Fear of Awareness

Hi Treetop As far as I remember, Eckhart talks about there being a certain amount of fear as the ego's shell begins to crack. He talks about it feeling like a void and feeling very scared. After all, it is a death, I believe he says. Don't resist this fear. It is like the ego's last 'scream'. The eg...
by richardjc
Mon Aug 25, 2008 9:50 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: The Pain Body and environments
Replies: 6
Views: 1139

Re: The Pain Body and environments

Andy Thank you so much for that. So you are married to a Ringsend local!? ;) Glad to hear you visit often :) How is your wife? Does she get episodes often anymore? Funny you should mention meds. I got meds twice this year (SSRIs with Valium and later St John's Wort). Unfortunately, and I have heard ...
by richardjc
Mon Aug 25, 2008 1:23 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: The Pain Body and environments
Replies: 6
Views: 1139

Re: The Pain Body and environments

Thank you for your helpful reply WW :) That was a very calming answer, and one I suppose was already apparent. 'Shoulds and should nots' are quite difficult to accept. It is as if the ego grabs ahold of the 'spiritual' journey and becomes hypervigilant: "oh you shouldn't still be feeling that" etc! ...
by richardjc
Sun Aug 24, 2008 5:35 pm
Forum: Questions
Topic: The Pain Body and environments
Replies: 6
Views: 1139

The Pain Body and environments

Hi all, What a great site this is. I have a question. Is it 'cheating' to leave an environment in which 'mental forms/patterns' seem to be activated almost automatically? For example, returning to a house in which a trauma occured and feeling anxiety rising in you. Is it ok to leave? Is it 'cheating...