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by smiileyjen101
Thu Sep 23, 2010 4:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Attaching to experiences.
Replies: 7
Views: 640

Re: Attaching to experiences.

I came to think of this quote: "Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness." — Eckhart Tolle I love that quote but still add the rest of it when i think of it (paraphrased)-how do you know this is the most helpful experience? Because you're experi...
by smiileyjen101
Thu Sep 23, 2010 4:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Overwhelmed
Replies: 20
Views: 1844

Re: Totally Overwhelmed

I like arel's answer. It get can overwhelming if you 'think' about it lol A simple change I made seemed to make it all make sense. I was in the shower getting ready for work after journalling and reading and thinking about it all, projecting past and future and feeling cranky about it all too. All o...
by smiileyjen101
Wed Sep 22, 2010 11:32 pm
Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
Topic: Reality check
Replies: 2
Views: 967

Re: Reality check

It''s cool isn't it! What I notice now is the peace and joy in the oneness of everything and then 'noticing' suffering in a resistence to a thing. These instances make me laugh - truly tinkle with joy. Instead of sitting in stopped peak hour traffic worrying about being late for work, or what my bos...
by smiileyjen101
Wed Sep 22, 2010 4:29 am
Forum: Questions
Topic: Some feelings I feel too trained to avoid, what to do?
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Some feelings I feel too trained to avoid, what to do?

I find it helpful to journal a query like this. Whatever the statement is that is causing you angst write it down and add because then answer the because with a new phrase to finish the sentence. Take the last phrase, after the because and again at the end of it write because and again finish the se...
by smiileyjen101
Wed Sep 22, 2010 4:12 am
Forum: Pain and Suffering
Topic: Do Phobias Go Away?
Replies: 5
Views: 1563

Re: Do Phobias Go Away?

newbie here, but liked the query. As you awaken you'd likely want to identify what's in it for you to have (or maintain) a fear of anything. If the fear is based in the reality of now you'd do well to protect yourself from it. Elisabeth Kubler Ross says we have only two universal natural fears (init...