All morning and during the whole time of creating this month’s mandala, I’ve had Sam Cook’s “A Change is Gonna Come” song in my head. While it talks about some serious issues, the song and Sam’s fantastic vocals make me hopeful for the future.
What turns water into rain and yet is defied when balloons are filled with helium? Gravity
While first published over 10 years ago, I am now reading “The Power of Now” by Eckhart Tolle. A few years ago I glanced at a friend’s copy and tossed it aside as fluff.
So what about this word “liberty”…what does it mean to you? For me it triggers the last line of the U.S. Pledge of Allegiance: …with liberty and justice for all. It’s a bold and powerful statement yet difficult to uphold at times.
When I asked the question “what’s the word for this mandala” the first word that popped into my head was “RESPECT” to which I was immediately reminded of Aretha Franklin and the lyrics to her song, “R…E…S…P…E…C…T….find out what it means to me…”
Up until this morning I had little idea of what January’s MOTM would be. Then I woke up from a short but powerful dream. When I finished analyzing it I realized that I need to create more harmony and balance in my life.