THE KEYS OF FREEDOM

As a lover of the written word, I have spent my entire life taking pen to paper. Some may call it a form of therapy. I believe it is a release of that which no longer serves me that my mind clings to. In 1984, I began the journey of writing poetry to deal with … Continue reading THE KEYS OF FREEDOM

Life is Constantly Changing

"The magic of water has been in my life for years now as I wake up every day to  behold the beautiful sight of Mother Nature..."-Linda Amato As I sit here in my library and fill with a heart full of gratitude for the days that are moving me forward. I am blessed. My life … Continue reading Life is Constantly Changing

What a Great Ride it Has Been

             "In youth we learn; in age we understand." - Marie Ebner-Eschenbach This morning I opened my eyes and thought of the amazing ride I have been on. I sat up in bed and fell into my morning ritual; I meditated, prayed and contemplated on being sixty-five years old. I'm … Continue reading What a Great Ride it Has Been

LA BELIEVES IN LOVE…

Why do we not choose to love in all situations? As a woman, wife, mother and grandmother I find myself dealing with many different types of personalities that are generated by fear. I believe that we come into this world as loving beings of spirit and our purpose here is to love unconditionally. However, many … Continue reading LA BELIEVES IN LOVE…

LA Believes in LOVE

Here I was in 2003 affirming a new life for myself. Not that my life needed to be different but more like I needed to change my beliefs and step into a new beginning for me. When I heard the call of my soul I awakened to a world that was called by many new … Continue reading LA Believes in LOVE

LA Believes in Love

As I continue writing on the shift of transformation that I was led to I feel blessed to share my journey. After traveling a life experience of loving unconditionally I found that I needed more in life. It was a time when my soul cried out to me. I was led to what I call … Continue reading LA Believes in Love

LA BELIEVES IN LOVE

The purpose of my existence has been to love and be loved. I never questioned any other way of being. I simply knew to love. It mattered not the situation or how I was treated my choice was to love. At times when fear crept into my world I wrote poetry or took to my … Continue reading LA BELIEVES IN LOVE

LA BELIEVES IN LOVE

The innocence of my life was that I loved. The path of my life has led me on a journey that I never questioned or wondered about. Placing one step in front of the other I walked forward trusting and believing in my destiny. I imagine at times that fear gripped me and tried to … Continue reading LA BELIEVES IN LOVE

LA Believes in Loving Life

Life is a daily existence filled with joy, happiness and relationships. Sometimes sadness, anger and fear stems from the relationships in our life today as well as yesterday. We are a society stressed out by the lives we have manifested. Our fears and loves stem from that which happened in our past. Many of us … Continue reading LA Believes in Loving Life

LA Believes in Loving Life

 My journey this lifetime has been one amazing ride. At times I feel I don't know myself or that I question how I believe as I do. I feel filled with a vast supply of love which can only be expressed by me as unconditional. My past has struggled, stumbled and attacked me in many … Continue reading LA Believes in Loving Life

LA BELIEVES …

The Fears of Life Eventually Lead us to our Path, Passion and Purpose.... I believe with my entire self that anything is possible. I believe in love and kindness for all. I believe I have loved deeply and will always love deeply. It is the part of me that best describes who IAM! There was a … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …

LA BELIEVES …

Wounds of the Inner Child ... The journey of discovery is becoming a Being of Love at some point in life. We become whole with passion and purpose. No fear, no addictions, no pain, no anger ... Just love, contentment, health and joy! We are born as Love but life detours us with the lessons we … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …

LA BELIEVES …

My Inner ChildI wonder if at any given time during a persons life experience can the issues of their parents despair resurface?Can abandonment be heredity?Can anger be a seed planted to grow from generation to generation?Aren't we all One destined to experience a consciousness as One?Does it not matter the love and support in ones … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …

LA Believes …

My Inner Child ... Not all memories from growing up fill me with despair. There was joy, I know there was. There had to be! I smile as I sit here in a very small cottage on an island called Fire Island, New York. Paradise is the only word that comes to my mind! To … Continue reading LA Believes …

LA BELIEVES …

LOVE BEINGSLove is an emotion that fills us with joy. This joy is our happiness when we are filled with Love for another; our family, friends, job,  home, possessions. But, what about how we Love ourselves? We are Love Beings but yet we are miserable, sad and unhappy when we are not in a loving … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …

LA BELIEVES …

Forgiveness ... but, why, when, how ...That small voice of our inner child is terrified and needs a hug, a kind word, acknowledgement and to know she is loved. What has scared her into being fearful is the screams, the anger, the shame and the dysfunctional pain of yesterday. Can she release the nightmares, the … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …

LA Believes

It has come to my attention that we need to embrace the inner child, hold her/him gently in our arms and hug her/him close. Fears of a child haunt most of us daily and we become fearful and filled with guilt and shame that we did something wrong. Why would someone we love and trust … Continue reading LA Believes

LA BELIEVES …

Retreat ... Ritual ... Renew ... Believe ...I am amazed daily when I hear of others needing to go on a Retreat to find themselves, to learn what their purpose in life is. I hear stories where everyone blames their parents. I see their pain in their eyes because they fear they are not worthy. … Continue reading LA BELIEVES …