Category Doug Drawings

Meeting Your True Self.

The reason I talk to myself is that I’m the only one whose answers I accept.~ George Carlin Be Your Own Guide In our last post, Doug and I explained how to create a safe place with imagination. This place, which takes the form of an opening in the ground, can be used for thinking […]

Relaxation Is Key When Connecting With Your True Self.

If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.~Herodotus Turn inward Doug and I have shared our ideas about the importance of imagination when getting to know your true self. We’ve provided some exercises to help […]

Allowing Things To Be.

You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen. ~Paulo Coelho How can I be detached from outcomes? Detachment from situations and results is necessary if getting to know your true self is the goal. It’s difficult to remain emotionally uninvolved when surrounded […]

Why Is Imagination Important?

Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere. ~Carl Sagan Challenges require imagination Whether we realize it at the time or not, imagination is used when we’re confronted with challenges. A situation presents itself, we visualize what the different paths and outcomes will be and make a […]

True Self? What? How?

Remember who you really are. You cannot be destroyed or hurt. You cannot be harmed or killed. You, the real you, will always be present and powerful.~ Vironika Tugaleva What’s all this then? Our true self is the higher form of us. It’s an idealized version of our full potential. Whether you believe it actually […]

Connect With Yor True Self- New Series!

I realized it for the first time in my life: there is nothing but mystery in the world, how it hides behind the fabric of our poor, browbeat days, shining brightly, and we don’t even know it. ― Sue Monk Kidd Welcome to our new series titled Connect With Your True Self ! Doug and […]

Change For Yourself.

Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.~Carl Bard This has been a year of new beginnings for Doug and me. We yearned for change in our lives, and we got more than we could imagine! Next year promises to […]

Falling Counts As Movement.

Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer. ~Denis Waitley We don’t always accomplish what we set out do do, exactly as we planned. Sometimes, we don’t even get close to what we envisioned… That’s OK. What’s important is to […]

Metaphysical Monkey Day.

Anyone whose goal is ‘something higher’ must expect someday to suffer vertigo. What is vertigo? Fear of falling? No, Vertigo is something other than fear of falling. It is the voice of the emptiness below us which tempts and lures us, it is the desire to fall, against which, terrified, we defend ourselves. ― Milan […]

Marketing Yourself.

The weird set an example for the rest of us. They raise the bar. They show us through their actions that in fact we’re wired to do the new, not to comply with someone a thousand miles away.- Seth Godin Ready? Doug and I have been refining our sense of self, and what we have […]