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Follow Your Path

Following your inner path is part of awakening. You find the path by listening to your heart. The heart knows your deepest desires. It brings connection to the inner self.

All positive intuition comes from the heart and awakening. You can learn 1,000 techniques, but the heart leads the way. It knows what you love—and how to take you there. It receives a broadcast from the universe, which is translated through the senses and emotions. When you listen to the heart, you are connected at the right time and in the right way.

All true journeys lead to the inner self. Everything else is simply a diversion. It won’t bring satisfaction, joy, or fulfillment.

Meditation is the best way of listening. Visualization is the best way of creating the next step on your path. (Everything in the universe responds to visuals and feelings; it’s how we create experiences in the physical world.) Visualization plus positive feelings can create rapid change. (If you can’t visualize, find an image. Look at it and develop a positive, flowing feeling.)

Part of the path is learning about the duality of life. You learn what and who brings alignment with the heart. These experiences teach about energy, boundaries, and how to live your life—as well as speaking your truth. Everything is energy, and it’s how you learn to read it.

Courage is required on the path of the heart. You move through fear and limitation to become more of who you truly are. In the big picture, it teaches you to see the larger part of yourself—and to align with it.  It’s how you travel to your inner self.

Through this process, you learn practices of connection. You learn to listen to your heart, and you learn how to find the light, which illuminates your journey.

Julia Griffin, intuitive healer and owner of One True Self, began her work fifteen years ago under the tutelage of real wolves. Following their direction, Julia sees and reads energy, including animals, plants and people. She works with people in session to find their resonance with the soul, clearing patterns and alignment with their inner path.If you would like to seek additional spiritual change and insight into your life, please contact me for information about an intuitive session.

A Simple Path

My pursuits narrow as I travel the spiritual path, and I often leave favored diversions behind.  Sometimes, I’d rather hear the mountains roar or alter the landscape of my garden, than travel outwardly into the world, where life overflows with activity. Once I loved movies and novels, but now the television sits without cable, and most works of fiction lie undisturbed.  Admittedly, the symphony or an art exhibit might tempt me, but my meditation practice continues to lead toward “stillness.”

Happiness comes to me through the flight of the hawk, the movement of the trees or the words used in this forum. My friends and family bring love, the elusive state of fulfillment — and I find my desires in the outer world become more elusive. The intrinsic values of life — a hug, the warmth of a friend, the illumination of a spiritual text, or the flash of light found in a child’s aura — bring great pleasure. All of these fleeting experiences possess the ring of authenticity.

My journey leads toward the most simple pursuits, for they elicit the insights of my soul.