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Grace
Letter to a Bohemian  What seems empty now is just the space — received to receive — that which we are willing to become. Always love and teach it. Desire and devour it — be compassionate.  Forgive the mis-created reflections, yet exhale gratitude for each microsecond. Be truer to your […]

Bohemian


Stereotype
my LIFE LESSONS, Meditations for Artists and Wanderers: One-at-a-time meditations and contemplations to help deepen our ministry in life. These are my life lessons, things I’ve come to revere on my journey — life take-aways. Choose what calls to you or work your way down from the top. Explore, meditate […]

Breaking Stereotypes


Energizing, refreshing and full of potassium — this super smoothie rocked my world! 1 banana 1 palmful hemp, flax, chia seeds 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 tablespoon matcha powder 1 handful organic frozen spinach 1 handful organic fresh kale add coconut milk to consistency Place all ingredients into a blender and […]

Banana—Matcha Smoothie



eath
Connection and relationship with each other is our validation. We often seek it elsewhere in material things. The kindness we share through connection awakens each other’s Divine Gift. Our motivation is each other. We were never meant to conquer life alone. Most of the time as a young man, and […]

Love and Motivation


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“Your legacy is every life you touch.” Namaste Oprah Winfrey on The Talk. No Fear Friday is weekly campaign on Instagram focused on choosing Love over fear. Now in its third year, we hope you’ll join us in living a life of Love, Possibility, and Inclusiveness. Namaste 🙂   Share […]

Leaving a Legacy


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“Anxiety – got me on the run Anxiety – yeah, I just need someone Anxiety – can’t get nothin’ done Anxiety – spoils all the fun” — Lyrics from the song ‘Anxiety’ by Pat Benatar Practices for a less stressful and more glorious day. We all have anxiety. How could […]

Five for Fighting Anxiety



possibility
“I believe we all want to live more in this realm of love. More in joy and further in awe — through the continuum of our awareness, seeing all of life willingly different from the perception of separation. Here we become the heartbeat of probability. excerpt from The Grace of […]

Heartbeat of Probability


The Lesson 1
The GIFT — The LESSON: April 13, 2017 “Trust that through your experiences, whatever they may be, gratitude will bring a sublime understanding of our connection and of our strength — together.” – The Grace of Redefining Love Here is the synchronicity of a post from two years ago. 2012-2015 […]

A Gratitude Experience


Grace
Imagine what you and I can accomplish together. Not separately “I” can accomplish, rather when we join our minds and good will. Share good stuff! You can like and follow @yesrising on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Medium. Namaste 🙂

IMAGINE



Maya Angelou
Ms. Angelou would often say “you’ve been paid for.” “Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) led a prolific life. As a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer, she inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. Best known for her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird […]

Live Vivaciously!


desire
We live in challenging times. In extraordinary times — and during an evolutionary time in which we are being requested to step forward with Expanded Love and Generous Hearts. This world — that we believe in — asks us to participate in designing our future. To design our life with […]

In Hope and in Possibility


positive
Empowers: A desire to end suffering — not just our own, but for all sentient beings.  share and follow NO FEAR FRIDAY – a weekly campaign desiring a choice of Love over fear. Yesrising is on Instagram, Twitter, Medium, and here on Facebook.  namaste

To Become Softer



thrive
What are we truly capable of? What would happen if we consciously chose to let go — to stop trying to control people, places, and things? I propose, ownership of our lives. What if our perspective of business dealings and the modeling of our personal lives shifted from controlling to […]

Consciously Losing Control of Your Life


leadership
“We carry the torch of our ancestors journey, lit by the Divine Spark. Reaching on toward the light — behold, we are awake knowing we were birthed complete.” -excerpt from The Grace of Redefining Love Share good stuff! 🙂 follow and share YERSRISING on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Medium and Instagram. […]

Choose Knowingly


Lisa Bloom
Asks: What is Inclusiveness? Share good stuff – share and follow yesrising on Twitter, Instagram, Medium, and Facebook! Namaste 🙂  

Identity



Humanity
We think of surrender as weak and release as defeating, but this is powerful work. An experienced singer knows to hit the high note they must release the muscles in their throat. Forgiving releases our judgment muscles.   Forgiving becomes a practice that trains our mind to support our spirit. […]

Service


healing
Love is a force — a life energy, pure energy — living and unfolding. It is much more than our romantic definition. Love sustains life, it heals, it creates. #YouAreLove Share good stuff  follow YesRising on Instagram, Twitter, Medium, and Facebook. NO FEAR FRIDAY is a weekly campaign choosing Love over fear.

Love Heals


breakfast
Creating one of my favorites. Apple Blueberry Oatmeal. It’s super simple and I do this every week – for the week. Namaste 🙂 Couple cups of oats (my favorite are steel cut oats) coconut milk / almond milk 1/2 cup frozen blueberry 1/2 cup chopped apple extra seeds: I use […]

Fuel: Apple Blueberry Oats



thrive
Is Good Sleep a Choice? Like most people, I’ve used sleeping aids, food, alcohol, and at one time prescribed drugs to doze off to sleep. The problem is that consciously entering sleep is very different from our “taking the edge off” to sleep which usually means passing out through the […]

Longevity


They write stuff and drink coffee at Starbucks. They eat well. They are advocates for love, justice and social change. They photograph expressions of love. They have friends and partners and lovers. They are social creatures and recluses. They are leaders and followers. They are inclusive. They are bold and meek. They […]

Artists do Many Things


forgiving
Forgiving is not fixing. Forgiving is not forgetting. Forgiving is putting a blanket around our inner child and saying to them “I’m sorry you had to go through this life experience that hurt you.” Forgiveness changes the lens. excerpt from the book The Grace of Redefining Love, expanding life to […]

Vantage Point



Jean Houston
  Love is Inclusive – we are one, connected ray of light. share good things. No Fear Friday is a YesRising LOVE Campaign on Instagram, Twitter, Medium, Facebook <3

Lives in You


experience
Let us honor the opera with Grace. Let us sing in notes that build and think higher than that of our complications. Let us through acceptance, have — a Love Experience. Namaste. 🙂 Share good stuff – follow yesrising on Twitter, Instagram, Medium and Facebook

A Love Experience


vulnerability
Love is Inclusive. Expanding our thinking to include everything! Share good stuff – follow @yesrising on Twitter, Instagram, Medium and Facebook. Namaste 🙂  

Celebrate



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5 Tips to Cultivate Core Care Nature is the rehab of choice when in need of coming home to cultivate my confidence, self-value and values. There is nothing like sitting on top of a sunbathed hot rock by a river to recharge and contemplate what has happened during the week […]

Self-Worth Through Service


transformation
It is humbling as we surrender. Peace comes to us through our desire to end suffering — not just our own, but for all sentient beings. We think we must get harder and more armored in life but we really need to become softer — it’s sobering. Asking for help […]

Becoming Softer




beauty
“You are enough for the world — brilliant and luminous and beautiful. Together, on this great journey of redefining love, through this glorious trek toward a Global Community of Love — we will example possibility. Stay true to the heart. Listen deeply and intuit the call.”  from The Grace of […]

You ARE Enough


fearless
Vulnerability — shows our courage to choose Love: No Fear Friday is a weekly campaign advocating Love over fear. Follow Yesrising on Instagram, Face book, Twitter or Medium. #Namaste

Our Tears


just society
We the People for Moral Clarity and Social Equality Each of us, on sacred journey’s, fever to move forward making our own lives better, forging pathways for our children to walk a better life than we. But so much deeper in our conviction, laying down beside us, remains a truth […]

Forward into Justice