December 14 2015

By: Jackie Hook
Monday, December 14, 2015

The final piece of the 4-3-2-1 on Hope, Healing and Wholeness is 1 Posture, openness.  When we are grieving and in pain, we often want to protect ourselves and our hearts from more hurt.  As a result, we close ourselves off from others and love.  We also hold tightly to things and people because we don’t want to lose them too.  It can be hard to reopen ourselves up to the world again but in so doing, healing can occur. 

“In the end, there are only two certainties: losing something or someone dear to us evokes feelings of sadness, and the healing process begins when the heart reopens to love.”

                                                                                                    ~Paula D’Arcy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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