November in the U.S.A. has a national holiday known as Thanksgiving. For me it’s a time of reflection on my journey of life and all those that have touched me. We are often carried away by our emotions and don’t always realize the significant parts people play in our lives.
Illusion A recent event in my family cleared a way for a door to open that allowed me to look at Illusion and Fear. What if what I am thinking has no value, because it is out of Illusion? So, any fear that is part of those thoughts would be such a waste of [...]
Maitreya talks about how living in the now can assist you in increasing your awareness, being detached, and not creating any new karma. Transcript: Question: Can you talk about the karma we create on a daily basis? Maitreya: It is difficult because you on the Earth plane are not aware of, unless [...]
Detach, But Don’t Be Detached!© Maitreya (one of my wisest teachers) often speaks of “trapped” or “unused” energies as one of the major issues we need to deal with during our time here on the earth plane. He often speaks of “detaching” from these energies because they prevent us from progressing in soul evolution [...]
“Give It No Energy!” – Part II © By Dennis Dossett Last month we examined the“it” in this frequently repeated phrase from Maitreya and learned that “it” is the Self part of each of us that tries to maintain control of every aspect of our lives by playing on the present and past-life debris [...]
“Give It No Energy!” – Part I © By Dennis Dossett In counseling my clients over the past few months regarding situations in their lives, I have often quoted Maitreya's advice to “Give it no energy!” What has surprised me is how often a client then asks me, “What exactly do you mean by [...]
The shocking result of the American election has created so much emotional reaction to so many people both nationwide and worldwide. It shows how our human choices are dictated, controlled and manipulated by the Self-part of us through our own emotions, beliefs and conditioning. The result of the USA presidential election shows that the [...]
For me at this time, I am just finding myself caught up in the turmoil of our election process here in the U.S. and the unrest in the world in general. It has really brought out a lot of anger from within me. It is easy to get caught up in the emotions of [...]
This is a video blog by Margaret McElroy on the topic of detachment. The self part of us dwells on drama and emotions. If one can detach from that, then there is more energy for manifesting and other things.
Years ago, I was a housewife in an unhappy marriage with an alcoholic husband. All through my life, if there is anything I really need to know, I see a picture of whatever it is inside my closed eyes when I wake up in the morning. One morning, after a day when I had [...]
Last month we looked at seven different ways to find Joy in life, all of which mirrored how to find happiness. And since “Happiness is a guidepost on the road to joy,” all seven can be used to help lead you to finding and creating true joy in your life. However, there is an [...]
Following previous newsletter articles in which I examined how we can find happiness in our lives, last month, I argued that joy and happiness are related but very different emotional states. However, opinions as to how to find joy exactly mirror the same causes as those leading to happiness. As a brief review, there [...]
Over the past three issues of this newsletter I have written about “What Is Happiness?” and “How Can I Find Happiness?” (Parts 1 and 2). As I researched and wrote, I kept running into what I considered to be a problem until just today. The problem (as I saw it) was that Happiness and [...]
A few months ago we examined the question of “What is Happiness?” from the perspectives of many different individuals. Last month I researched the question of “How Can I Find Happiness?” and found considerable agreement from a wide range of people regarding the importance of these factors. But there is also extensive agreement on [...]