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, […]

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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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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, […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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? […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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. […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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Journal Entry: The Time to Shine

JOURNAL ENTRY September 22: The Time to Shine 🌞 If you’re reading this then there’s a good chance you feel something in life needs to shift or change. Life can be strange and sometimes our family dynamics can be stranger. On one hand, if you grow up in a household […]


WHAT IS NO FEAR FRIDAY?

WHAT IS NO FEAR FRIDAY When I created No Fear Friday in 2015, my intention was to establish a weekly campaign on INSTAGRAM that focused on taking action from a place of LOVE rather than fear.   I guess we’ve done that, right?   The Campaign, now in it’s third […]

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Geniuses — of Transformation

JOURNAL ENTRY September 15: Geniuses — of Transformation We sing in…the freedom of dreams and desires — it’s only right that we write them down in history. ✨ I speak for those with a voice still unheard. For the one’s that life threw insurmountable challenge. ✨ For the brave whom have […]


Amazing Spirits

Amazing Spirits This quote resonates because throughout history our differences are always compared rather than the celebration of our amazing spirits. But are we not more alike than we are “different”? When a child is born, they don’t care who picks them up and holds them, loves them and keeps […]

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Meet Richard

Meet Richard “Since I was a kid, I’ve always felt my life-long work has been about love and possibility. That said, I was born in Newport, Rhode Island into a blue collar, working class family. My grandparents immigrated to America from the Azores Islands, Portugal. I’m a mix. Artist, author, […]


Unlearning

Redefining Love – Unlearning “ONE song I wrote in 1995 was titled Beyond The Mundane Lane. There is a line in the song that reads “maybe love is an outdated word, misinterpreted, by the world — but still, still the stars never stay the same.”  The lyric pretty much summarize […]

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JOURNAL ENTRY September 1

That Spark Keeps Lighting Other Torches Watching the funerals of the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin and Senator John McCain moved me, as they should. Wondering why it takes the death of someone for us to explore and express the beauty and fortitude they’re living.  All the accomplishments and all […]


Great Leaders

No Fear Friday: Great Leaders He also said “Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore.” 🌺 I believe we are here to help each other. That there are those among us that lead by example with love and compassion without fail —with clarity and vision. Those great leaders […]

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Between the Seriousness and Lightness

Between the seriousness & lightness of our life experiences—our practice teaches that in the balance we see a little clearer. There’s too much greed & aggression making us sick and misappropriated while in opposition, living too carefree, is allowing it to occur. We heal in the balance —RS #Yesrising 💞 […]