WRITINGS ON THE

heart-powered

Path

These writings by Heart-Powered Path™ founder Edward Conrad are offered as another way to open the reader to experience deeper and deeper dimensions of the energy of the heart. Comments are welcome… send to [email protected]

PATH OF NON-RESISTANCE

The well-known spiritual teacher Krishnamurti was once asked, “What is the secret to your happiness?” He answered, “I don’t mind what happens.” Being in resistance to what takes place often prolongs pain, suffering, and confusion. Chasing after the tail of why...

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THE THREAD

Wherever you are right now, if time and circumstance allows, set aside at least five minutes for yourself. If the present doesn’t allow for this, choose a time later today. Sit or stand very comfortably and quietly, close your eyes, and breathe deeply. Focus on your...

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SOUL FORCE

Very few of us advocate for violence to resolve conflict or our own inner pain. Even when at our core we stand for peaceful coexistence, certain provocations cause us to discard peaceful methods and resort to violent, vengeful means. We each seem to have our own...

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A LOVE OFFERING

Each day we come to the altar of our lives and decide what we shall place there as an inner offering. It could be anxiety or worry, forgiveness or willingness, fear or inadequacy, courage or serenity, playfulness or joy. This offering then becomes the leading edge of...

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TAKE A RISK

Every day, we awaken and it is faith that propels us ahead. Most of us learned as school children that we are hurtling through space around our sun at a speed of nearly 67,000 miles per hour. We have faith that even at these dizzying speeds our planet will hold us on...

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SACRE-COEUR

High atop a hill in a northern district of Paris sits the magnificent Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, known to Parisians simply as Sacre Coeur (sounds like purr), meaning “sacred heart.” Filing through its awe-inspiring interior with the moving mass of...

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FROM A PARTICLE TO A WAVE

Resentment is a revealing word. It is an inner disturbance which is repeatedly being “re-sent” from your past via a thought, belief, feeling, or memory. It then becomes calcified in consciousness at the cellular level, resistant to change, and contributes to illness...

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HEADING FOR DEEPER WATERS

At age two during a family vacation on the beaches of Biloxi, Mississippi, under the not-so-watchful eye of my mother, aunt, and two older sisters, I somehow made my way into the surf unnoticed. After a bit of time, they finally realized I was gone, but couldn’t spot...

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A WALKABOUT

We all could benefit from getting reacquainted with ourselves. It doesn’t happen all at once. It’s a gradual emergence, a lifetime calling, a grand cycle. It’s our rare opportunity in this vast cosmos to peer through the grand design of our souls and somehow see and...

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LET THE WORLD DEAL WITH IT

I am not what others think of me. My father contracted polio as a small child. The result was a malformed left leg and foot which he has lived with his entire life. He walked with a decided limp. As a child, when I would walk with him in public, passersby would often...

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