Integration and Self-Responsibility

Back in March, I wrote about self-responsibility as an empath’s super-power. Since then, as is the way with most insights, I’ve been taken deeper and deeper into the understanding of the this and how it plays out in the world. The concept of responsibility has always been a tricky one for me to understand. Where does my responsibility begin and end? What am I responsible for and what am I not? When you grow up parenting your parent, it’s difficult to find that distinction. You become everyone else’s caregiver (whether physically, energetically, emotionally or otherwise) and forget somewhere along the way the power of claiming your own needs. As I’ve examined this topic more in-depth, I’ve discovered a whole lot of ways I’ve misunderstood the Continue reading Integration and Self-Responsibility

Patience and Growth

I had some messages from the trees today, and wanted to share them with you. The process of growth is one of surrender – the action involved IS surrender. That may feel counterintuitive, because it doesn’t feel like an action from our 3rd Dimensional understanding of it. In a state of surrender, receptivity is enhanced and amplified, which results in organic growth that is aligned with all external factors. Take for instance, a year in which the climate and other factors are not ideal for a tree. It maintains and preserves its energy for its own growth, and produces fewer flowers, seeds or fruits. In years with perfect conditions, it might produce an abundance. Surrender is inherent in trust. To trust that you will intuitively Continue reading Patience and Growth