by Kristin Flyntz
Stop. Just stop.
It is no longer a request. It is a mandate.
We will help you.
We will bring the supersonic, high speed merry-go-round to a halt
We will stop
the frenetic, furied rush of illusions and “obligations” that keep you from hearing our
single and shared beating heart,
the way we breathe together, in unison.
Our obligation is to each other,
As it has always been, even if, even though, you have forgotten.
Greetings and welcome to our collective awareness. I imagine you’ve been hanging around, shifting form, and waiting to be welcomed to the world for a long time—perhaps centuries. Well, here you are. I see you. I acknowledge you. And I want to be your friend. Can we find ways to honor and respect one another and work together for the good of the whole?
That’s probably a strange request. I bet you don’t hear that much. Be friends? Most of the world is actually waging a war against you. Fighting. Battling. Fearing. Hiding. Many are scurrying around in a frenetic whirlwind of life-saving, preventative, and heroic activities, while cussing at you and hating you, praying and wishing you would just disappear. You’re not very popular around here. I’m sorry, you are sorely misunderstood.Read more