Tag Archives: self-discovery

Every girl is a princess

I am a big believer in archetypes – not in terms of identification, but because of their powerful symbolism, pointing us to hidden patterns and uncovering beliefs about ourselves. Archetypes are about “what we always do” and they are a … Continue reading

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Remember a father

When I read ” Time of Troubles”, I could not help but notice how much we are connected. We all come from different places and backgrounds. We have different stories, challenges and personalities – and yet, we are inseparable. Today … Continue reading

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The Restless Mind

by Gale Early this morning, my old dog paced from one room to another, settling down for a few seconds only to get back up and put her nose to the door to be let out. Moments later she would … Continue reading

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Welcome the unease

What is this fear of awakening all about ? What is so scary about letting  go of old beliefs and living one’s full potential? Indeed. Why rather hold on to suffering, to pain and frustration than simply – change? Just … Continue reading

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Being grounded by Life

An exchange between Angelika and Michaela M: Good morning, dear Geli…….. A: Good morning, Michaela! M: What is our topic today ? A: May I suggest that we look at how “we” have changed, how our patterns in everyday life … Continue reading

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The rat king

The more open I become, the more surprises I get. There is so much “emotional garbage” in this body, who would have thought! It is very much like cleaning out a basement – behind all the clutter you find even … Continue reading

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Our charming little ways…

Letting go is a process. Letting go means to become aware of the way we are used to do things and decide to do it differently. Letting go does not mean to just stop doing something – it means a … Continue reading

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On the sofa with Sheila

Conversation between Sheila and Michaela M: Hi Sheila. Good morning. Or rather Good evening to Southern California How are you ? S: Hello, Michaela. I am doing very well. I took a vacation day and was off today….enjoying some free … Continue reading

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Walkers don’t drive

Sometimes I think it all began when I stopped driving. Some years ago I moved to a big city and quickly realised  I wouldn’t need a car there.  After decades of driving I found myself walking, riding my bicycle or … Continue reading

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The first step

‘Learn what you are and be such’ These are the words of the ancient Greek poet Pindaros (518 – 455 BC) ‘Learn what you are and be such’ is all what awakening is about. Point-blank. Learn what you are and … Continue reading

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