Feeling flawed? Drop into "sonder."

We are not alone in muddling our way through life. We are all important and not important. None of us are flawed nor perfect. All our lives are messy and beautiful at once. We all feel like frauds at times. To know this is a relief. It lifts loneliness. We don't have to take everything so personal. We can be, sigh, just ourselves. We can give ourselves permission to feel good. We can wake up and live radically alive.

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Receiving my life, a choice.

Coming home and giving myself permission to drop into authenticity, a natural way of being that is whole, is something I am learning over and over again. Receiving the energies that are around me and trust that they give me meaning, for deep impact for good, a voice. A relentless journey, and beautiful. Just some thoughts… This post can also be viewed on https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/receiving-my-life-choice-sophia-v-schweitzer/

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It's in any conversation. Can you hear it?

It doesn't seem easy to stay right where we are in the purity and togetherness of who we are. It doesn't seem easy to listen with presence when job demands and targets stare at us, when performance is at stake, when we spent our days running from crisis to crisis. To develop deep empathy. And what if it were easy, anyways? What if we gave ourselves permission to listen to each other just a bit longer. What if we could slow down just long enough to connect? What if we get to be real?

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