Eliza: Accepting Sovereignty and Setting Boundaries
This is a piece that has been gathering slowly at the edge of my consciousness in the past few weeks, especially in the uncomfortable aftermath of a recent change in circumstances for me.
As I am wont to do, I was wondering at the source of my yearning to rejoin and connect with other “spiritual” people, and I began to realize that this is a particular hold-over from past lives when I have lived, successfully and otherwise, in community. These various communities have taken form as nunneries, monasteries, ashrams, religious cooperatives and initiatory temples.
While my spiritual life within this lifetime has largely developed well away from other spiritually minded folk, I have experienced being with and among those who were / are in the process of undergoing their own spiritual journeys.
Being a particularly sensitive being… and for a long while not being…
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