Energy Musings. Here. Now.
Theres a chaotic energy whipping through the trees today, stirring things up, moving them around. In some cases, movement/stirring is a good thing. In some cases, not so good. A favorite astrologer of mine likes to talk about loss vs gain in astrology (think retrogrades) not from an absolute perspective as “good or bad” but all relational. For instance, if you lose a beloved pet, that can be seen as a negative. But if you lose weight to get healthier, that can be a positive. Loss, though often considered negative, can also be what is necessary and desired.
This is true of everything that is out there, which makes the complexity of our world quite apparent and calls for the need for true discernment in all situations.
Lately, there has been a serious lack of subtle discernment. While the main “message” of an event (for instance) may be positive, without full understanding of the energetics of language (in particular) we can find ourselves in a deep mess though that was never our initial intention.
And let me tell you, there are those of us out there who are constantly “cleaning up” energetically after such messes and see the implications that others choose not to see.
The request here is to pay attention, and then to pay attention even more deeply still. How do we do that?
Come in to stillness. Come in to silence. Rest here a while. Let go of all attachments. Let go of all beliefs. Let go of all triggers. Let go of all judgement.
No. REALLY. ALL of them.
This is where we fall short. We let go of the things that we want to let go of, but hold on (sometimes even more intensely) to the places we think or believe in. And we somehow fall in to the very dangerous and false assumption that “if only all those other people would let go of x,y,z…. then the world would truly change”. If you notice ANY part of you beginning to externalize or blame in this way, take a GIANT step back. And repeat the steps above. Clear your internal slate.
So much is happening in the energetic field right now. Change wants to come. But those who are initiating that change for the betterment of all beings everywhere are still BLIND to the places where they are actually holding back that very same change they wish to see fully realized. They think its others that are holding back the change, and fail to realize it is actually them.
All I can say is this: be honest about your blind spots. Look for them. Ask others to help you. You’ll know what they are when you are triggered. First, you have to recognize when in fact you are triggered (or listen if someone else tells you you are!!). Then look there. Whats behind the trigger? Thats the place for you to work. When there are no more triggers, you come in to the true ‘neutral zone’ and then… only then… will you see the path forward that has been waiting for you, for us, for all this time.
From the depths of my heart and the trueness of my being, I offer you this today, this weekend, and moving forward.
Song of the Day: High Hopes by Panic at the Disco