Heart of Darkness

There is no coming to consciousness without pain. People will do anything, no matter how absurd, to avoid facing their own soul. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. ~ Carl Gustav Jung Hello Darkness, My Old Friend Yesterday was the longest day of the year.  The … More Heart of Darkness

Authentic Soul Life

“We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.” ~ May Sarton When I talked to my mom yesterday (our usual Saturday phone conversation to unpack the week) we spent quite a bit of the conversation talking about a recent fight she’d had with a family member. My … More Authentic Soul Life