By Trina Otero "The psyches and souls of women also have their own cycles and seasons of doing and solitude, running and staying, being involved and being removed, questing and resting, creating and incubating, being of the world and returning to the soul-place." -- Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and … Continue reading Wild Woman: Cycles of Questing and Resting
By Trina Otero That Blue Moon called, did you listen? Buddha says: "Wakefulness is the way to life. The fool sleeps As if he were already dead, But the Master is awake And he lives forever. He watches. He is clear. How happy he is! For he sees that wakefulness is life. How happy he … Continue reading Wakefulness is the Way to Life, the Fool Sleeps
By Trina Otero Everyone must achieve perfect recognition of self in his own way. What good would it do you for me to tell you my way? You could not follow my way. Events themselves are not important, only the experiences and the lessons that you get from them. Just take it easy. On your … Continue reading Everyone Must Achieve Perfect Recognition of Self in His Own Way
Truth? Everybody has theirs, or so they believe. Where it appears to be couples dancing, there is but a single dancer who hasn't only enchanted the crowd with a rhythm shrouded in mystique, but imprinted on their fantasies as well. Craving control we protect these fantasies from interruption, and that one dancer is forgotten, that … Continue reading Craving Control Poisons the Soul
By Trina Otero Alone time is so vital for the Self. There are many distractions to break focus from your path. It takes discipline and dedication to remember what you need (not what you want) and to stick to it. If you have given dedication and time to goals, whether they are educational, professional, personal … Continue reading Why is the Path so Straight & Narrow?
By Trina Otero "Self-respect is key to accepting ourselves, both the Light and the Dark. Self-respect gives us the courage to look in the dark and discover the treasures hidden behind the pain that keeps us in the dark." Found this lovely quote while reading about the Full Moon in Virgo, March 16, 2014. To … Continue reading Self Respect is Key to Self Acceptance
By Trina Otero The truth is..it's always been Love. It was, has been, and will always be Love. If you have studied at least a few different religions you will recognize a universal theme -- Love. Because of different cultural lens and understandings, the way Love and the path to a love-filled life may be … Continue reading The Truth About Love
By Trina Otero I encourage you to click on the first image, and then hit your right arrow key to go to the next. That is where you will find some secrets. 😉 Namaste, T.O. _______________________________________________________________________________ Inspired? Share my Love but please credit my work! ❤ All works by Trina Otero is licensed under a … Continue reading ~💖~ How to Create Miracles ~💖~
By Trina Otero Transition periods are twilight zones - neither here nor there. Just suspended in space, waiting. At a rest stop. A crossroads. Neither dead nor alive, it is the in-between state. Spirituality is full of wonder, magic, joy and peace, but it is also full of periodic deaths. When I dig deeper into … Continue reading The Poetic Expression of Transition
When I saw this photo on Facebook today, it reminded me of a special friend in my life. I call him Viejo. 🙂 Namaste, T.O.