are nothing in comparison to a minute of sobbing,
when feeling surges in waves,
― Hermann Hesse, The Fairy Tales of Hermann Hesse
|Emmet Kelly 1898-1979|
Precisely. The cessation of suffering is a big deal.
A Good Cry
|Archbishop Desmond Tutu at Truth and Reconciliation Hearing 1996|
Opening to the tears, we access the infinite pool of open, clear, peaceful, accepting Awareness that permeates all possible universes. In opening to the Darkness, we open to the Light! How cool is that? It just takes Practice.
* The tears I shed during the course of a five day retreat led by the late Stephen Levine and his wife Ondrea were among the most healing moments of my life. Levine's talent at crafting guided meditations capable of "opening the heart" was unparalleled. With Levine's passing
With Levine's passing, the world lost a Master of Manifesting"A Good Cry". Your MMM Courtesy Wake Up Call: Good Grief.
Originally Posted, May 15, 2015. Revised.