I was reading a post from a Facebook friend, Francis Bennett, a couple of weeks ago. She was a Franciscan monk – previously being a ‘he’ who transgendered.
She is spiritually Awakened. She wrote about the suicide of a spiritually Awakened friend of hers Wayne Wirs.
The comments about his death were really fascinating, many and varied. I just loved one written by Birelle Eden. She says, “In my understanding we are born with our hearts wide open…This open, whole state is inherently joyful…But when our authentic selves are met with rejection, betrayal and abandonment, our hearts freeze to stop the overwhelming pain…this is the ONLY thing that can disrupt our basic faith in the goodness of ourselves and life.”
Over the years I have watched this closing, this freezing in myself and in my clients. Continue reading “A Closed Heart Cannot Live!” »