have our own unique soul-flavor, a special medicine that we bring to the
world when we are being our true selves. When we celebrate our differences
instead of judging them and acknowledge the extraordinary magic we see in others,
we find that there is room enough for us all to be who we are. In fact, the world needs us to be our whole selves for
it to be fully itself.
are living fully and authentically we benefit others and the world. Living our soul gifts brings us deep fulfillment and also
resonates with and impacts others. We are most magnetic and well-received by others when we are giving the gifts from essence that are truly ours to give. What is yours to give?
the pleasure of spending the holidays connecting with some of my closest soul sisters. I am continually moved by how we acknowledge each other's gifts and the magic we
see in each other when we spend time
together. As a result we all come
away feeling more stoked to be ourselves and to share
who we are with the world.
|Artwork by Tessa Mythos|
the craziest things about our innate gifts is that they come to us so naturally
and so effortlessly that we often don’t recognize them as anything special. We
often think, “Oh this? But that’s just how I am!” Our true gifts are closer to us than
our own skin and as a result we often have a hard time recognizing and honoring
them for how precious and invaluable they really are. I feel that it’s so essential
that we point out and celebrate each other’s uniqueness and soul gifts
regularly. In this way we can act as sacred mirrors for each other shining the
beauty that we perceive back to each other.
takes courage to be who we are and to give to the world from our essence. We each
have our own gifts, our own rightful place of belonging, and our own essential
contribution to the human community. We are like threads in a grand tapestry
each contributing immeasurable beauty to the whole.
are aligned with our truest selves we are each living, breathing gifts that
keep on giving.
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