Burning Bush, Meet Vacuum Cleaner

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear  

-unknown

There is nothing like wise counsel when you feel stuck. I have been fortunate to act as counselor to close friends and community members seeking a way out of creative blocks and feelings of being stuck. I have not always found that counsel available to me, but it is something I long for.

My coworker and I believe we both have gifts in the healing arts and we often confide in one another about our longing for a teacher/guide to help us develop our gifts. We want a guide who has the clarity of purpose, like Oprah Winfrey, with the teaching style of a Mr. Miyagi. We want to experience the joy that comes when we realize the mundane activities of our everyday lives has equipped us with the skills and techniques we need to compete and survive in the world.

I don’t think my coworker and I are alone. Continue reading “Burning Bush, Meet Vacuum Cleaner”