Love not Labels

NO FEAR FRIDAY: Labels

a weekly campaign of meditative thoughts on Instagram that encourage taking action from a place of LOVE rather than fear.


A Poem: THE MANY FACES OF LOVE

THE MANY FACES OF LOVE: All that is Reverent The vast ocean floor The precision of planets The radiance of sunlight The magnificence of lupine   The magnitude of Olympus  The curiosity of moons The stillness of night The servitude of —honey bees   The brilliance of ancestors The miracle […]

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NO FEAR FRIDAY: Creative Energy

NO FEAR FRIDAY this week: Low energies need to be plucked from the body. Deep seated wounds will rise up through us during physical, emotional, and spiritual detox — let them surface and let them go! ARTIST, AUTHOR & THINKER Richard’s message is “choose Love over Fear, Follow your Dreams, […]


Our Year End Report

“The reciprocity of givingcomes many ways, but mostly it’s felt in both the giver and receiver when given genuinely fromthe heart.” — R.S. The  PERFECT  TIME  to  REFLECT Whether looking from the viewpoint of a calendar year or in traditional holiday spirit, we often forget that reflection is necessary for […]

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I Write Because

I write because I dream of a kinder and more loving world. This project, as many of you know, I’ve been working on with Peter Calo since last year. We are now entering the mastering phase which will bring the sound of the project alive. Please consider supporting us to […]


No Fear Friday: Inherent Goodness

NO FEAR FRIDAY: This Week — it’s about our inherent goodness. Our best life is a representation of how we treat each other. We can have all of the best education and degrees, the best houses and cars and be of the richest in the world — but what good […]

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Might Then We Give

Might Then, We Give “might then, we Give more possibility than— gifted ruby’s or diamonds thus truer gifts become the hope of brighter days whilst extended arms ours wrap —around the silent and wounded.” —from the poem Thanksgiving Love, not fear will heal us. You see, we are here to […]


Thanksgiving, a Poem

THANKSGIVING 11.22.2018.11:11AM We place our hand on our heart. In exchange for the laughter + our freedom, we release—old memories…   this a new way of seeing, on a day that what disposable, be transformed…   thus what crafted be, respected, might a love that grow in us — be […]

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No Fear Friday: Unchartered

Unchartered from the book No Fear Friday — an artful look at meditative ideas intended to open us. Please consider supporting my words and music via PayPal.Me/Yesrising Thank you for being a Lightworker. #nofearfriday #yesrising#richardsilvisauthor #possibilityexplorer ARTIST, AUTHOR & THINKER Richard’s message is “choose Love over Fear, Follow your Dreams, […]


A POINGNANT LOOK

“all of our possibilities emerge as we enter u n c h a r t e r e d waters that you and i need trust will keep us buoyant”  A Poignant Look —from the book No Fear Friday — a artful look at meditative ideas intended to open us.  Available on […]

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Of the People

OF THE PEOPLE Life with all it’s twists and turns, always support us. Sometimes, in ways we don’t understand —and yet, her synchronicity’s whispering or shouting reveal the miraculous. ❤️ Because when we listen—we hear. ❤️ Today I’m so very grateful. The most beautiful of blessings may be understanding, and […]


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F E A T U R E D WE LIVE DURING… Compassion in action is non-judging, inclusive of all data, and helping because it’s the right thing to do. And we know this because we can see ourselves in their shoes.  LIFE WITH ALL… Remember her beauty. She lives within […]

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NO FEAR FRIDAY: Developing Heart

This Week on No Fear Friday Recently, someone asked me to explain what it feels like when the heart is at peace with a decision. How I feel is released from it — from the choice. A sigh of breath, and a sensation my heart expanding — it actually feels […]


NO FEAR FRIDAY: Love + Empathy

This Week on NO FEAR FRIDAY When we think about forage or foraging, perhaps we imagine scouting for food in a forest. Looking in all the nooks and crannies for something we can feed ourselves and our family — something that can sustain us. 🎈 Well, I believe the same […]

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A Rise of Optimism & Hope

The New Wave of Leadership Democracy gained solid footing last night in the mid-term elections. Americans came out in record numbers to voice their concern about healthcare, immigration, white supremacy, voter suppression and to proclaim their choice of love rather than fear. Among all the usual efforts between republications and […]


Journal Entry November 3

May we imagine a world as beautiful — as blue green waters clean, for enough of us have wakened — our Light, shall be seen… Blue Green Waters Clean Have I helped enough people? I think that’s one of the truest ideas of our identity. I’m optimistic that, that morality, […]

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This Week on No Fear Friday: Four Truths

THIS WEEK ON NO FEAR FRIDAY: These four truths are birthrights. They are not earned or bought — we are born with that greatness inside. Beginning with the very miracle of birth, and against all odds, we are here on this planet together. May we take our inherent birthrights with […]


No Fear Friday the Book: Love, Not Fear

No Fear Friday: Love not Fear Paperback https://amzn.to/2RhHKBa I’m proud to offer NO FEAR FRIDAY, the book. The next incarnation of the successful weekly campaign on Instagram offering alternatives to the fast paced world we live in! Each week, No Fear Friday suggests meditative thoughts that encourage taking action from a […]

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You Will Be Loved

YOU WILL BE LOVED began as a poem about my Dad, but in the writing process I understood it was much bigger than I thought. It’s about Forgiveness. It’s about forgiving ourselves so we can move forward. It’s about transforming our pain and suffering — so we can fly. Thank […]


No Fear Friday: Teaching

This week’s NO FEAR FRIDAY: I’m taking Marianne Williamson’s class this week called teaching the teachers. The other day, there was a question: How would you define your spirituality? This is how I answered the question: ❤️ ” I define my spirituality as an acceptance of the intelligence in us […]

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NO FEAR FRIDAY: Truth

Maybe it’s just me… But has there been a freeze on goodwill and on the general realm of kindness? This month in particular has been a challenge on so many levels. Everything from what should be simple banking transactions to having my car vandalized. What’s going on? ❤️ Well, since […]


JOURNAL ENTRY October 13: Choosing Good

JOURNAL ENTRY October 13: Choosing Good ❤️ We hear the voice of God (Source, Goddess, Nature, Divine, Humanity, Love) — we feel so sure about that in church or temple, during meditation and at sacred spaces or near moments of death. Why then must we deny it to each other? […]

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NO FEAR FRIDAY: PRAYER for MOTIVATION

NO FEAR FRIDAY: PRAYER for MOTIVATION Dear Universe, connect with me open our lines of communication release any fear for we are safe here we release control and it’s false outcome we initiate clearly for there are Angels behind the scenes paying attention to all our dreams build foundations of […]


New Music Update: TRIBE

This is called TRIBE, a sort of lullaby for us dreamers and misfits. It’s about our relationships both generational and cleaning up our messes today. This is the final mix and will being heading out to the mastering stage next. I’m so grateful for @petercalo who really made this entire […]


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Journal Entry: Progress

JOURNAL ENTRY October 6: Progress Progress is a slow and steady thing — and when it appears we are going backwards, is when we harness the lessons learned to propel forward. 🔥 I don’t always know where these words come from. I’m glad they do. It feels like I’m submerged in […]


We Shall

We Shall We shall come in ways you’ve not seen before. We shall be strong in conviction, not lies. We shall stand in numbers so glorious that our voices pierce complacencies. Our chorus rising above muddied waters, where freedom—true freedom will no longer be just the dream, but common perceptibility. […]

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No Fear Friday: Universal Language

“I don’t have all the answers, but I know that what flows through you and me has purpose. It has an intelligent desire to create and become fully realized in its own time. That idea, the force that flows through me, is what I believe to be Love. Inter dimensional […]


There is Nothing Weak About Our Story

JOURNAL ENTRY September 29 Fellow warriors, there was nothing weak about the moment in the elevator when Senator Jeff Flake was confronted by protesters who in more human terms have, for too long, been the victims of silence. There is no denying the impact of that interaction — of the […]

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No Fear Friday: Contribute

No Fear Friday: Contribute I love this quote from @brendonburchard It seems simple enough, though during our daily grind how often are we really being true to ourselves? ✨ Being true to myself allows all the acts of self care — eating clean and healthy foods, exercising, stretching, meditating, practicing […]