DESIRE

The theme for February is DESIRE.

Is it possible that this month is really about heartbreak? We may be able to indulge some desires without much cost, but we are fooling ourselves if we think we can pursue spiritual desires without suffering a broken heart. The desire for a better world. The hunger for deep connection. The longing to actualize our full potential. Leaning into these desires is to let yourself care deeply for what can’t ever be fully attained. When it comes to the most beautiful and noble of our desires, it’s all about loving and pursuing that which will always be out of reach. Continue reading…

First Thoughts:

Desire: a strong feeling of wanting to have something or wishing for something to happen.
Synonyms: wish, lust, passion; to long for, to yearn for, to crave

Wise Words:

If you want to know where your heart [desire] is, look where your mind goes when it wanders.   ~Bernard Byer

When it’s over, I want to say: All my life
I was a bride married to amazement.
I was the bridegroom, taking the world into my arms   ~Mary Oliver

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