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Simply Looking Down

Look down at your feet, regardless of where they’re planted this is your place of peace. If it isn’t it’s because the need to reach is in place and it’s blocking you from finding the peace that’s already within you…

When you’re not at peace, it you who takes you from it. The commercial that tells you to “find you beach” always reminds me if I’m not at peace it’s because I am the one who left the beach. For years I was constantly searching for peace and expect for brief moments peace eluded me. This was so because peace was always contingent on something outside of myself and whatever its form it was always a peace based in what I thought was needed for comfort. There’s no need to list what these were because there are so many; they are the things one reaches for. This reaching comes in many many forms and unless you truly take a step back, the reaching will always be there, but finding peace will never happen.

The lies of the Conditioned Mind will dictate what you will use for peace. Until the conditioning to reach is changed, peace will continue to be sought and never be found. The only way this will change is by going inward to discover why there’s a need to reach. Once this is revealed therein lies your peace. This isn’t from the thought realm, it comes from the still small voice within that tells you it doesn’t matter where you are or what’s happening, all you have to do is look down at your feet; this is regardless of where they are planted. If you need another place for peace it’s because the need to reach is still in place and it’s blocking you from finding the peace that’s already within you…