Honor the search

Perhaps each of us has a starved place, and each of us knows deep down what we need to fill that place.  To find the courage to trust and honor the search, to follow the voice that tells us what we need to do, even when it doesn’t seem to make sense, is a worthy pursuit.

– Sue Bender (Plain and Simple)


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6 Comments

  1. Posted September 30, 2011 at 5:33 am | Permalink

    Oh, yes indeedy. I think we all have that place. It’s the filling it part that can be a little tricky, no?

    I’m off to pull this book out again – thanks for the reminder!

    XOXO

  2. Posted September 30, 2011 at 8:00 am | Permalink

    Yes, yes, and yes! xoxo

  3. Posted September 30, 2011 at 11:45 am | Permalink

    EXACTLY.

  4. Posted September 30, 2011 at 11:53 am | Permalink

    I wonder sometimes if the search is also for acceptance and joy in the emptiness.

  5. Posted October 1, 2011 at 2:30 pm | Permalink

    sometimes, we freak me out. just last week–no joke–i was thinking about this book and how i should reread it. kindred. xo

  6. Posted October 2, 2011 at 4:24 pm | Permalink

    So true. All of the answers are inside of us. The hunger, the search,the frustrations, are a calling, an itch, from the inside to unfold, to express. To be all of ourselves.