The Awakening Blog

Thanks for visiting my Awakening Blog, where I share short lessons on growth, change, and awareness every Wednesday morning.  See below for some of my more recent posts.  You can also join my email list and get these posts in your inbox every time they go live!  I encourage you to join the conversation in the comments section.  If you have a more personal concern and you’d like to reach me directly, email me at rick@fwrickmeyers.com.  Enjoy.

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning

As I’ve been reflecting on all the darkness; I’ve also been reflecting on the so called opposite of light.

Present Day Epiphanies

Present Day Epiphanies

An Epiphany is a eureka moment, an awareness moment, a moment that enables us to sense ourselves and our environment as something not completed.

Calm and Center

Calm and Center

Calm and Center became my mantra and lived experience. Cradling became a practice.

What Does This Moment Ask of Me?

What Does This Moment Ask of Me?

I’ve been sitting in between endings and beginnings for years and it’s finally occurred to me that every moment is in between the past and the future.

Christmas Calling

Christmas Calling

As they continued to break bread together and pray together, a fresh new perspective started to emerge that hadn’t been there for centuries.

The Beauty of Christmas

The Beauty of Christmas

This gift is now given each day to us and lives within our hearts, minds, bodies, and souls.

Winter Wisdom

Winter Wisdom

The wisdom of winter understands the immeasurable, the imaginative, the ineffable.

Welcome December!

Welcome December!

It’s not a season of hyperactivity but a season of calm reflection, preparation, and creativity.

Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

From a spiritual vantage point, the emphasis here is on the inner light in all persons, the essential goodness in all creation.

Compassion is Caring

Compassion is Caring

Grief and love become the garden of compassion through a process of openness…

November Skies

November Skies

Could it be time for you to become more open to the Spirit of Life and Light in the midst of the growing darkness?

Harvest Reflections

Harvest Reflections

By living with soul within an earthy spirituality, we invariably learn that we always reap what we sow.

How Are You Listening?

How Are You Listening?

True Nature is continually leading us from affirmation to affirmation, mystery to mystery, awakening to awakening, illumination to illumination.

October Awakening

October Awakening

The years of Autumn to date were filled with great love, great loss and great inner reflections bringing new life.

October Revelations

October Revelations

In these moments, we’re set free only when we reveal our hidden colors rather than continuing to hide, repress and deny them.

Autumn Soul

Autumn Soul

Here, in the natural order of things, these red leafed branches speak to the others…

Be The Beauty

Be The Beauty

As we reflect in this Autumn season, look to Nature to see the beauty and consciously be the beauty.