Becoming Real

Note: Reflecting on my ups and downs of life, it was the voice of ego that was often the loudest, overtaking the song in my heart. I took many wrong turns, finding little nourishment following ego. All the while, my real worth was quietly humming, waiting to be heard.


Ego and Worth:
Not twin-things.
One's a tug-o-war, 
The other sings.
      -----G. Hill
Animal, Flamingo, Water, Avian, Bird, Feathers, Lake
Reflecting on My Ups and Downs
The ego is the voice in the head which pretends to be you.
       -------Eckart Tolle
Nature, Landscape, Moon, Tree, Fantasy
As egos get louder
Lean in closer
The gifts inside
Cannot be denied.
    ----G. Hill

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Awareness and ego cannot coexist. 
        -----Eckhart Tolle 


Mammal, Wildlife, Deer, Nature, Animal
If Deer Can Listen, So Can I
Confessions of an Independent Woman

Made strong
So, I went along
With ego's false worth
Putting it first.

Pride rides high
Puffs out to imply
We can do it alone.
'til stripped to the bone.

Long adrift from God's song,
It all went so wrong.
And down on my knees
Help me, Please . . . Please.

And this was my breakthrough
The voice rang so true:

     -------G. Hill
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He who has ears to hear, let him hear!
      -----Matthew 13:9
Dog, Listen, Attention, Pet, Cup, Animal
My true self is free. If I listen, I cannot be contained.
—–Marcus Aurelius

3 Comments Add yours

  1. Walter Carl Sill says:

    How true that ego gets in the way too often and stirs the pot.


    1. Thank you for adding your comment. I’ve gotten off track, and back again, thankfully.


  2. Nancy E Buhrer says:

    I love the art and of course the scripture in this one!!

    Liked by 1 person

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