When it comes forth, we recognize who we really are. Unadorned and unmasked, this pure truth presents our values, our fears, and our yearnings. To embrace these and walk with them into our day-to-day lives is to live undivided…to be whole.
So, while the holidays often assume a hustle-and-bustle reputation, my wish for you is some quiet, reflective time that welcomes and receives your inner teacher. And may you enjoy each other’s company.
The divided life may be endemic, but wholeness is always a choice. Parker Palmer
In this brief video, Parker Palmer speaks to the space between what is and what could be and how we can best live in that tension (watch video).