The ego versus hopelessness. The ego is so easily manipulated. It thrives on looking, desiring, wanting 'something' it cannot find. It thrives on avoiding what it doesn't like or want. And yet... what is this thing we call ego? Locked up in an existential crises; ego is trying to exist against all odds... it is a ghost, an idea, at best a concept. Yet this mish mash of neurological wiring which creates a 'sense of self' is holding all the power if you attach and align with it. And so. . . in a hidden despair the ego avoiding hopeless may be trying. Many people are running around awakening, doing workshops, finding the light, getting their feminine to rise. . . Good on them? And many are marketing great promises of success, unlocking emotions, smarter minds, happiness, love, peace, relationship promises etc. Ego's are so drawn to these and lots of money may exchange hands as a result. They may even help, to a point ! Yet [...]
Authentic relating as a path to awakening. I find it wonderfully transformational, if I get to notice through a direct experience of it, how the subconscious mind (the body) responds to what I am speaking. It's also equally important for me to notice what is being heard in my inner experience, when I am listening to someone. The power of the subconscious mind I find authentic relating requires a deeper subconscious level of information.