We unknowingly embody lies, false stories we hold tight to. Delusions which appear so real: words, behaviors, actions, opinions we’ve absorbed throughout our lifetime; causing us to deny our own divinity.
It is critical to remember that this crisis we are facing is a crisis in which the sacred powers of love in the human soul are being diverted by distraction, by greed, by ignorance, by the pursuit of power, so that they never irrigate the world and transform it.
Only once in an eternity does God launch this kind of heart-rocket. How could I turn away? I suddenly felt compassion for my friend, struggling as he was to find his faith in love after such a tremendous loss.
Woundmates are not to be confused with soulmates, which can also trigger shadowy material to the surface of consciousness, but are sourced in a more promising and fertile wellspring, one that fosters real growth and progress.
I reflected on my own frustration and recognised a trait he and I both shared. The feeling of not “earning love if you don’t try hard.” And the part of me that over functioned in all of my relationships for my entire life. That part was just tired out.