Author Archive | Suzannah Tebbe Davis

Efforting as Spiritual Practice - Awakened Life, Living with Passion and Purpose

Efforting as Spiritual Practice

How are efforting and spiritual practice related? How do we awaken to the relationship between the two? I recently read “ The House of Shattering Light” by Joseph Rael, a Native American Mystic.  Joseph says that putting forth effort puts us in touch with inspiration. As we distance ourselves from our bodies and the earth […]

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This life is about waking up from the dream. It is 3:33 am. I awaken from a most powerful dream about coming to the crossroads. My Brother Jim and my husband Tebbe are there I go outside to sit by the moon, now occluded by the clouds of the approaching rain. The smell of smoke […]

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how to overcome overwhelm

Moving from Doing to Being

We live in a culture of overwhelm. At a time when many of us have multiple responsibilities we feel driven, out of control. Technology brings information to our fingertips in overwhelming amounts. We find ourselves multitasking, reacting, doing as much as we can in the least amount of time. The downside is that we lose […]

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The Benefit of the Doubt

At this time of year, when we celebrate the advent of miracles, it seems the perfect time to reflect on the Benefit of the Doubt. Have you ever become completely absorbed in a fantastically impossible movie, like “Ghost”? To navigate this shift in perspective so that we can dive in, we must suspend that which […]

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