Posted on October 14, 2012 by Adonya Wong
This is the response Mother Teresa once gave when someone asked her what they could do to help.
As a species, we are living in a state of being that is centered around “me”, or “I”, and we have steadily morphed into a consciousness that has become extremely self-serving. But times are pressing us to expand our way of doing things, and the pressure at its boiling point.
We are no longer receiving a gentle nudging from the Universe to change. Paradigms are shifting at a rapid pace, and many are scrambling to keep up. The old way… can no longer be sustained if we are to shift to the next stage of our evolution. (more…)
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Posted on October 12, 2012 by Adonya Wong
Time to break the cycle!
Barring any glandular problems, solving this major “issue”, whose stats have tripled in the last 30 years, isn’t as challenging as most people think.
Back in my day, watching television was a treat. Chores had to be done, and I had to entertain myself outside before I was even permitted to plop my hindparts on the sofa and veg out on whatever was happening on the boob tube. I was also only permitted an hour or two, if that.
But times have changed…
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Posted on October 10, 2012 by Adonya Wong
Labels, labels, labels!
As a species, we label everything. We label people, things, and experiences. Maybe (or maybe not) that’s just how life is in a world of polarities. But, labeling people can cause pain, frustration, anger, and even, resentment.
How many times have you used the word, “retarded”, to describe something “stupid” that you, or someone you know, has done? How many times have you witnessed another driver doing something “stupid”, and immediately labeled that person with this stereotype, “I knew they were Asian because they’re all bad drivers”?
How many times have you used a label to excuse your behavior, or anothers? (more…)
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