Why Are We Here?

Each person is a living world of longing.
You are here not simply because you were sent here.
You are here because you long to be here.
A person is an incarnation of longing.
Behind your image, role, personality, and deeper
than your thoughts, there is a pulse of desire…

John O’Donohue

a longing

Residing deep inside us is the universal creative flame. That flame is present because it so desires. It has a purpose that is best served when merged with ‘our’ purpose. What is our purpose? What is that deep longing that propels us? When shall the twain meet?


I AM still today. I AM listening. I AM awakening…

Recommendation: Eternal Echoes by John O’Donohue

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