INNER ALCHEMY | karen johnson

Tag: Fear

Oneness Embraces Others

We start alone and we end alone. Or so the story goes. Do any of us truly start life alone? Something interesting to reflect on.   Things don’t change. You change your way of looking, that’s all. ― Carlos Castaneda   Blueprints My personal journey into this life was a little bumpy, and if it […]

Kindness and Compassion Expands Consciousness

  Kindness finds us and instantly can light us up. A simple remark.  Sometimes even a metaphoric wink can shake us out of a darker place. A smile can bring us a little relief and a breath we didn’t realize was there. It reminds us that we are okay, even when things feel all wrong or […]

Love the fire of the flame

Life begins in a breath of love for most. Spiritual teachings gently guide us back to love as the starting point. Love is complex. Love is simple. Some run to it and others run from it. Love defines us, divides us but always unites us. Love can be the lamp for eternal gateways into unexplored […]

Simple thoughts… Manifests Change

When learning about manifesting and applying the principles it can get tangled up with unnecessary complicated thinking.   Take baby steps in the manifesting process that move you forward in a clear way     Reverse Our systems deal better with incremental steps. Sometimes if you take huge leaps it can be difficult to hold […]

Combatting Fear… One Step at a Time

Let’s try an experiment. Think of something that scares you. It doesn’t have to be big, it’s not the size of the fear that matters. It’s your reaction or intensity that it produces.   Selection For each of us it will be a different. Remember, things that initially appear the smallest and most insignificant can […]

Transgenerational Brainwashing and Encoding

We live in a world flooded with coercive manipulation as socially accepted persuasions and selling techniques:  whether through spiritual life, corporations, politics, consumer choices or today’s biggest influencer: social media. This gets packaged as helpful tools or self-development techniques to improve the quality of our lives. Frequently we buy into this manipulative, repetitive, fear-based message. […]

Kali | fierce and transformative

  Kali is the goddess of endings of cycles.  The death, rebirth and transformational energy that lets go of the old and brings in the new. She is fierce. There are some misconceptions around what she embodies. Some see her solely as a dark goddess or black destructive energy, but she is actually a loving […]

Lexicon of Body Sensations

Our bodies constantly communicate with us. I’m thirsty, hungry, hot, tired, or in pain. Sometimes the signals are incredibly obvious or it can be subtle messages. We may be consciously aware of them or we may not notice them at all.   Definition A sensation is a physical feeling in the body. Sensation language describes […]

Love, Relationships and How We Connect

Many of us have been a little confused about love. You might have spent your childhood feeling unwanted, unloved or believing you had to perform or achieve in order to deserve love.
We may feel a sense of lack: a hidden belief of not having enough love to give. That belief can foster the delusion of being unlovable, unloved or cut off from love. Or, that there might not be enough to go around for us.

Redefining Boundaries

Whether our boundaries are blurred, trampled, disregarded, or respected they determine limits. Do we use our boundaries to isolate ourselves or to create connection and relationships? Do we lose ourselves in them? Do we shun love or increase our ability to love? It is really what we do with our boundaries that count. Unhealthy boundaries lead to depression, anxiety, dependency, and illness.

Shadow Integration | Soul Wisdom

Why is it so hard to be spontaneous and authentic and be our essential self? There may be a big distortion between what you believe your true nature is and who you truly are. Making the choice to live in an authentic way and allow who you really are to show up will undoubtedly bring […]

Ancestral Healing: Release Patterns and Beliefs

Ancestral Healing reveals unconscious identifications with family members that ensnare, block and hinder us. These can be family we know and those who have come before us and we may know nothing about.  These are our Ancestors. This is our Tribe. We hold within us a “blueprint” of our family history   Inheriting not only […]