I love this poem from Rilke: "Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love." I think about it a lot when I am working with my clients. So often we have strong feelings of pain, jealousy, disgust or rage that seem like awful feelings. In a way, those feelings are dragons. They seem gnarly and evil, snarling at us to pay attention to them. They also feel out of control and like [...]
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Sefora Janel Ray2011-08-16T21:28:46+00:00The Dragon’s in Our LivesSefora Janel Ray2011-08-16T21:28:46+00:00
Sefora Janel Ray2011-08-14T06:42:26+00:00Inspiration from RilkeSefora Janel Ray2011-08-14T06:42:26+00:00
Believe that with your feelings and your work you are taking part in the greatest; the more strongly you cultivate this belief, the more will reality and the world go forth from it. Rainer Maria Rilke