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.

Embracing Today

Embracing Today

As we wander through the many seasons of soul we’re asked to grow, change and rearrange.

Silence in the Depths

Silence in the Depths

It’s only when we’re willing to dive into the unconscious waters within that we’re able to quiet our minds…

Summer Rain

Summer Rain

What does it benefit us if we gain the whole world and lose our own soulful humor?

Tis the Season

Tis the Season

The new situation that many of us want is one of harmony, love, joy and peace.

Summer Gifts

Summer Gifts

What if Life is like a mirror? What if Life reflects back to us what we think into it?

Seasons of Opportunity

Seasons of Opportunity

I remember when I spent summers at the lake and each day was different with something new that brought Life to life.

Interdependence Day

Interdependence Day

The world is in need of a lived interdependence that heals the whole creation of sentient and non-sentient beings.

Summer’s Serenades

Summer’s Serenades

The birds still sing songs of awakening and call us home to a dream of serene peace and harmony but are we listening?

Relax and Enjoy?

Relax and Enjoy?

What does it mean for you to relax and enjoy June, the beginning of summer?

Seeds of Summer

Seeds of Summer

Why can’t we prune the dead withered plants to make room for the new growth that needs and wants to be?

Retribution and Restoration

Retribution and Restoration

Restoration is a means of getting back to the original blessing of what’s been diminished or lost. Retribution is a reward and punishment strategy.

Passion and Purpose

Passion and Purpose

I’ve come to see that the only person I’m destined to become is the one I decide to be.

Moving On…

Moving On…

…the first butterfly sighting on this May day spoke to me of a transcendental moment…

Unlocking the Door

Unlocking the Door

To unlock the door of our heart and soul from the inside demands a complete reorientation of how we see the world.

A Day in May

A Day in May

Love is discovered in nurturance. It’s discovered in the flowers, the trees, the gentle breeze and feelings of caring relations.

Letting Go to Let Come

Letting Go to Let Come

If ‘nothing goes away until it has taught us what we need to know,’ should we not be looking at what we need to know?

Smiling Hearts

Smiling Hearts

Looking at life from the place of a smile is really different from that of a frown.