For the record, keeping your heart wide open during an argument is crazy-difficult. It means that you stay in the conversation, with receptivity, without defense, without attack, without judgment, and you just listen. It means that you stay connected not only to the bigger and more enlightened ...
I must have known, just like those astronauts knew, that even through the darkest of exiles, even through those infinite moments of silence, there is something that penetrates those darkest and loneliest of corners. A silent voice confirming that we are not alone. And that we are loved.
I am a judgmental person. Ironic. Because most days you can find me teaching peace and love. Teaching forgiveness and non-attachment. Acceptance. But the truth is: I’m a total hypocrite. I am incredibly judgmental. Let’s get this straight. I am an extremely hard worker.