Category Archives: Acceptance

An Understanding

I guess I might have a chip on my shoulder too, if my father put a gun to his head on my eleventh birthday. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2016

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My Practice is Nothing

Doing Nothing is difficult.  It feels uncomfortable.  But I’m committed to my practice. Sitting back and doing Nothing allows me to see where my tendency to control presents itself.  My tendency to jump in, instead of allowing things to unfold … Continue reading

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Uncertain

Where did my soul go? Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

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Impermanence and Acceptance

I’m changing every day.  My thoughts, my feelings, my wants, my beliefs, my body.  It can be unsettling at times.  It can also be reassuring in times of pain.  With the reminder, this too shall pass.  This phrase is good … Continue reading

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Judgement Days

The stories all begin like this… It must be all my fault. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

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Permission to Be

I can just sit here, and eat my breakfast. The world won’t fall apart if I’m not planning my future or thinking about my past. Aaah. I just tasted a sweet morsel of peace. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

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Growing Pangs (take 2)

The child who always wanted to grow up, When looking into the face of adulthood, Clings, with a most ferocious grip, to the child who is slipping away. Copyright Suzanne Norton 2015

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