positive psychology




courage
JOURNAL ENTRY December 17: Courageous Heart “our Thought, with a capital T, is the table where all hearts meet” We live in a fast world. Keeping up with politics, changing laws, healthcare, technology while staying on top of our own wellbeing is at best, difficult. There aren’t any immediate answers […]

JOURNAL ENTRY December 17: Courageous Heart



stand for
Change Change. We are redefining our future. What does that mean? It means as we change on a personal level, we are also changing at the global level — raising consciousness. What do we stand for? What political and social issues are important to us? Net neutrality? Isn’t it everyone’s […]

Change on a Personal Level


expanding
I’m Understood within Myself  I can get there from here: EXPANDING. People always ask me about the dream I had a few years ago I had documented and wrote called Divine Love—Divine Dream.  The dream where I saw my grandfathers face and experienced what I called Divine Love — was […]

Journal Entry December 9: Expanding


sensitive
JOURNAL ENTRY: Duke was handsome, a bohemian looking and brilliant guy who attended law school. He had long hair wrapped in a bandana, a captivating Louisiana accent, and was kind, and polite. Duke demonstrated to me, it’s OK for men to be nurturing and caring… Read more stories here.. About […]

No Fear Friday: MEN




Our Moral Obligation to All Children It isn’t the blacks or the muslims or the native americans or the jews. It isn’t the gays or the drag queens or the trans community “out to get us” or take what’s ours. It’s not the left or the right or the rich […]

Winter in America


heartbeat
Together, We Have Much More to Gain DIVINE LOVE — that soft voice urging us to hold someones hand. Or to wrap our arms around our children or feel empathy. The feeling we want to help our neighbor or pull someone to safety without condition. Divine Love’s Grace beckons gratitude. […]

Much More to Gain



mystery
JOURNAL ENTRY October 21: I had a friend that used to tell me what I write about was from A Course in Miracles. Even before I knew about the books. Often, in our conversations, he would point out what I was saying to be very similar to a teaching in […]

Journal Entry October 21


first forgive
FORAGE: Should we not forage, search widely for LOVE and empathy in each other, but also the man in the mirror? NO FEAR FRIDAY 2017—It’s All About Love! No Fear Friday is a weekly campaign on INSTAGRAM aimed at replacing fear with love. The Campaign, now in it’s third year, […]

FORAGE


challenging times
Woke up this morning with so much on my mind as we all do. Our projects, our health, the state of the world, our country. Will our healthcare be taken away, will our own rights as women, as LGBTQ, as Dreamers, as warriors of Hope and Love – slowly be […]

What’s on Your Mind?




celebration
#GLOBAL LEADERSHIP AND GIVING “I want a humanity that is a family. Where acceptance and tolerance are words no longer used because we live in awe and celebration of each other.” Where giving replaces greed, where compassion replaces aggression and where love replaces fear. May we have courage to work […]

Global Leadership




meditation
Passage from Meditation 9-2-17 Much of the poet’s passages fall on deaf ears, though the mind and the soul receive its message.  Somehow, knowledge is passed — Transferred one to another to another. The common connection, living in the 93 percent of the brain that is commonly “believed” seemingly unused. […]

Passage from Meditation 9-2-17


mind
Work toward promoting peace. World Peace. It might seem unrealistic to believe we can live this way…peaceful, but our minds can move mountains…one thought at a time. Thus today, may we lessen judgement. Never give up On PEACE: Live the Possibility. Think Inclusively. We are all connected because we are […]

How to Promote Peace




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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


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


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




positive thought
“Love allows for all of our options to merge, it’s inclusive. We enter the field of possibility.” #AllThingsArePossible – from The Grace of Redefining Love, a book about changing perception You can follow me or my platform yesrising on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram

FIELD OF POSSIBILITY


poetry
PERFECT WORLD I wish the world perfect blue green waters clean dreams streaming in and out of everyone’s hearts wish the days sunny the nights midnight blue the scent of jasmine rose and honeysuckle too behold as you are a breath of divine light a pulse of historic beauty a […]

PERFECT WORLD



GRATITUDE
WAKING INSTANTS 10: SHIRLEY In 1982 I was a student in a vocational graphic art certification program in Newport, Rhode Island. This was way before Adobe, Mac, and Twitter and with the use of our eyes, rulers, rubber cement and X-ACTO knives, we would, among other things, manually set type […]

WAKING INSTANTS 10: SHIRLEY


trust
“Our civilization is upon the threshold of self actualization — we are standing at the doorway of promise. And you and I have set sail toward this new and glorious shore, touching all dimensions with our hope and courage, needing only to choose…our thoughts to seize possibility, unblock our Hearts […]

STANDING AT THE DOORWAY OF PROMISE


inclusive
WAKING INSTANTS 09: JOSEPHINE “To the left, to the left” she would chant to Beyonce’s “Irreplaceable”. Josephine’s chanting brought a gentle laughter to all of us, at any given time. With delivered acceptance. Jo, as she was often referred, didn’t fit into the culture of mainstream rules and regulations — […]

WAKING INSTANTS 09: JOSEPHINE



personal development
THE DANCER Inter somewhere fine line dancer torn and turned  between the powerful the vulnerable  do not cry out he has already done that for you seek out your new dreams learn from his old dreams and all of you do not look back for this is why his old […]

THE DANCER


yes
“My journey taught me that we don’t have to live our old story, we can create a new one – we can’t change our past, but we can choose our now.” – from Merging Worlds

YES WE CAN