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What Chokes You Up? Why We Cry And Why It Is Helpful

What Chokes You Up? Why We Cry And Why It Is Helpful | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it
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morning poem by mary oliver - my blog - Ordinary Courage

morning poem by mary oliver - my blog - Ordinary Courage | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it

Every morning
the world
is created.
Under the orange

 

sticks of the sun
the heaped
ashes of the night
turn into leaves again...

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Keep Moving Forward: 4 Tips to Enjoy the Journey More | Tiny Buddha: Wisdom Quotes, Letting Go, Letting Happiness In

Keep Moving Forward: 4 Tips to Enjoy the Journey More | Tiny Buddha: Wisdom Quotes, Letting Go, Letting Happiness In | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it
Sometimes, all we need is a simple, gentle reminder to trust our instincts and keep forging ahead. This is all part of the beautiful journey called life.

 

We cannot necessarily control the events around us, but we can control our attitude. Sometimes, all it takes is a little nudge to remind us of our initial attitudes when we took on the challenging path.

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Waking Up to Live Fully and Passionately | Tiny Buddha

Waking Up to Live Fully and Passionately | Tiny Buddha | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it

“It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.” ~Eckhart Tolle

 

Have you ever hit the snooze button? I’m guessing you have at least once. And when you hit it— if you were awake enough to even think about it—you were probably happy knowing that you’d be getting a few more minutes of sleep, right?

 

You may have been dreaming a really great dream or were super comfortable in your bed, and you just weren’t ready to wake up. Maybe you had a hard time getting to sleep the night before or you just didn’t get enough sleep.

 

In any case, waking up would be painful, right? So it makes perfect sense that you wanted to put off feeling that pain....

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Recover Your Joy: The Ocean Refuses No River

Recover Your Joy: The Ocean Refuses No River | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it

I listened to Mirabai Ceiba for the first time this morning singing their beautiful song of life, The Ocean. The opening line of the song really resonated -- The ocean refuses no river.

 

I thought about life and my sometimes refusal, or resistance, to accept all that life offers. I thought about my desire to carve my path, regardless of life's terrain. To determine my course, regardless of life's flow, sometimes paddling upstream, sometimes drifting aimlessly in back eddies, steering along tributaries that take me further away from the ocean of life waiting to accept me, exactly the way I am.

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What Dogs Teach Us about Peace, Joy, and Living in the Now

What Dogs Teach Us about Peace, Joy, and Living in the Now | ISO Mental Health & Wellness | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: This is a contribution by Cathy Taughinbaugh "Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are." ~Marianne Williamson Are you a dog lover? I know I am.
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