Quotes

The Gift of Uncertainty …

Excerpt from "The Gift of Uncertainty" by Tom Morris that was originally posted on Huffington Post on February 16, 2012:   Many people have told me recently that the most unsettling thing about the world right now is the amount and degree of uncertainty we all face in so many ways. A thick fog surrounds us… Continue reading The Gift of Uncertainty …

Quotes

Forgiveness: Making Space for More Happiness …

Have you ever tried to be happy, yet something just irked you under the surface — a feeling that you had not been seen, appreciated, loved? Or even worse, a feeling of betrayal, total loss of trust or even violation? What can be done? The way out is forgiveness. Let’s make something clear from the… Continue reading Forgiveness: Making Space for More Happiness …

Quotes, Seasons

Things I Regret …

Again, this year I would like to quote a piece written by Catholic priest and author Rev. James Martin posted in the Huffington Post.  I hope that you will find it insightful, wise and inspirational.  Thank you for your generous and overwhelming support of my blog - My Soul In Silence Waits.  Many blessings to… Continue reading Things I Regret …

Interreligious, Quotes, Seasons

There Are Many Forms of Fasting …

There are as many forms of fasting as there are organs of perception and sensation, and each of these has many different levels. So we ask to fast from all that Allah does not love for us, and to feast on what the Beloved loves for us. Let us certainly fast from the limited mind,… Continue reading There Are Many Forms of Fasting …

Media, Quotes, Reflections

12 Things I Wish I Knew at 25 …

The New Year is a time of reflection and resolutions.  It is a time when many of us commit to implementing positive changes into our lives striving for self-improvement.  The hope is at the end of the year that perhaps we may come out happier, wiser or in some way better than when we started.  Usually,… Continue reading 12 Things I Wish I Knew at 25 …