We Can’t Avoid Avoidance; That Would Be Avoidance

By Adam J. Pearson We can’t avoid avoidance; That would be avoidance. If avoidance arises, Simply note it– “Hey look, avoidance is arising, That’s interesting!” If avoidance isn’t arising, Note that too– “There is openness now, No avoidance. Great!” Be radically honest About what appears, Radically open To hold space for it, Radically welcoming Of whatever comes,…

these late night fears like ghosts that haunt my mind

By Adam J. Pearson these late night fears like ghosts that haunt my mind in twilight hours when sleep will not arrive, loop in great arcs with ancient thoughts to drive them on in circles seen a thousand times. their stories scream in threats, what ifs, and mights, that tell of how I’ll fail and…

This Inner Space Untamed

By Adam J. Pearson When we find strength in the uncertain, in the threats of risk, and in the nakedness of our exposure, true courage blooms, and a fierce and daring fire flares up to shine through darkened depths that drifted in despair. A daring honesty now dawns as we allow the roughness of our inner edges,…

The Sun and the Cloud

By Adam J. Pearson Listen and hear these words that speak the truth About the obstacles to being aware Of Love’s presence within us–here is proof, Of the inward reality we share. Close your eyes for a moment–can you see A cloud move in front of a golden Sun? It seems from our viewpoint that this tiny Grey…

The Light of the Mind

By Adam J. Pearson How is it that the bright light of the mind, Which should illuminate those I behold Like sunlight through tree silhouettes defined, Now stoops to shadow, shame, to blame and scold? How quick my mind, to cast a stone and scar, For when I see error and guilt, by chance, In others, they seem…