I Am a Child of the Universe

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    One Of Trillions; Living Thinking Beings Of Matter.

    Beings that matter. We are all "star-stuff" it has been said. Actually everything is that. But those that know they are that are the most precious. Yes, not all precious things are respected, or even acknowledged, but it is this; what separates them: Those that know and those...
    bordendazed bordendazed
    Jun 4, 2011

    If I ever came close to any "religion" it would

    be of that of the Universe. Haha! I let the Universe guide my decisions. Using the planets in the sky as a major guide, with my natal chart. I use this for my kids as well, if someone ever told you they wished a kid came with a manual, the natal chart IS that manual.
    girvingtree girvingtree
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 7, 2014

    Making My Way Through the Mysteries of Life

    Just when I think I have something kinda figured out, I get dumped on my head and see that I really know nothing at all.  And it seems that in knowing nothing, this is the only way to see everything. To let go of all that we know and find familiar...  To float...
    Dee67 Dee67
    41-45, F
    11 Responses Mar 18, 2009

    I Belong To This Earth, Nature Is My Mother...

    since im lacking in family, the universe is more familiar to me...We can communicate effectively, and all i need is a slight gust of wind to ease my worries, shes the best mother I could possibly ask for. 
    amyriadofmelodies amyriadofmelodies
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 21, 2011

    Look Around You...

     Not everything has a scientific meaning? The world might have or not been created from one cell. I refuse to believe that with all the wonders that this world has.. That there is proven scientifc methods of them. I have yet to find an article that proved such method to...
    slickchickeli slickchickeli
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 1, 2010

    I most definitely am,

    and I am waiting to return back to it soon
    deleted deleted
    Jun 20, 2015

    Child of the Universe - C.1969 D. Gruisin and R. Mcguinn

    "Love for anyone who needs her Innocence is all that feeds her Rolling through the mist Floating in a sea of madness Reaching for the heights of gladness Or did she exist? Swirling ions from the stars Streaming down onto the earth From a galaxy like ours...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 23, 2009

    Excerpt From The Red Heart Journal

    Today is one of those amazing early autumn diamonds. A day of brilliant sunshine, a sky painted heavy blue and dotted deftly with these voluptuous, low slung clouds. There is this yummy, steady, southern wind that carries with it this sultry dry heat and with it too, perhaps...
    Freestanding Freestanding
    56-60, F
    13 Responses Sep 30, 2013

    Giving Life Love and Awe

    S o many times I live in my "human-ness" and disconnect from the universe. I've been lost in myself for so long now I really need to focus on my Spirituality with some prayer and meditation. Quote from A Course in Miracles "It is not that I am a human being having...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    12 Responses Sep 12, 2008
    burwi333 burwi333
    36-40, M
    Oct 19, 2010

    Go placidly amid the noise

    and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story. Avoid loud and aggressive...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jan 27, 2014

    Beautiful Song

     Mason Jennings - Child of Nature (Beatles Cover)
    S74rxed S74rxed
    36-40, F
    Aug 21, 2013

    Most definitely. It has a sick sense of humor,

    just like me. Every time I say this is how it was meant to be, the universe says "Oh yeah? Let's test that theory" This month was a perfect example, even yesterday. My clients seem to bring a piece of him with them. I smile and laugh, because where the hell is this going to...
    Stickwithmebaby Stickwithmebaby
    36-40, F
    Mar 8, 2015

    Life In the Universe, It Boggles the Imagination

    Sometimes it boggles my mind to think about all of us living here, on this planet. Ever think of the odds of that happening by chance? Looking up at the sky, I wonder how many other worlds and solar systems out there might support life. Cool too, to think about how all of us here...
    MakingPeace MakingPeace
    46-50, M
    23 Responses Dec 18, 2007

    What are we running for?

    Where is this finish line we are urgent to cross? What if it is a slow climb? Each rung is a pause to new terrain. We pass through each step from scratch. One step to another.What if, I am my sister's eye? What if, my red eye is the dawn for my brother? Start again, another step...
    weepingveil weepingveil
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2014

    Enter My Mind;

    Enter the state of never ending wondering and wandering. Enter paradise, enter peace, look past the physical. Beauty lies within. Know the world in yourself. Never look for yourself in the world. Spiritual consciousness allows you to have a deeper connection and understanding...
    Kidofthejungle Kidofthejungle
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 2, 2013

    Man Is A Meaning-Making Creature

    My irrational faith that the universe is sending me signs gives me more faith and courage to embrace life the way i want to. More so than any reason or argument i could possibly think of. I think it is psychological probably a very useful defence mechanism. Maybe an...
    autumnsparrow autumnsparrow
    22-25, F
    Mar 30, 2013

    The Heart of All Spiritual Practices

    Some thoughts to consider: If we can reach the understanding of what we actually are, there is no better remedy for eliminating all suffering. This is the heart of all spiritual practices. ~Kalu Rinpoche,  Those who see all creatures in themselves and themselves...
    MakingPeace MakingPeace
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Sep 26, 2008

    9.9.9. And The Mayan Calendar

      The number nine has been endowed with a special significance in many different spiritual and religious traditions. Nine was the number of muses in Greek mythology and Nine were the number of worlds in the Scandinavian. Nine was the number of doors to the holiest part...
    burwi333 burwi333
    36-40, M
    Oct 23, 2010

    a mystical magikal child am I ,

    still growing still evolving becoming something wonderfully amazing
    Thewingedwolfserpent Thewingedwolfserpent
    56-60, M
    1 Response Feb 14
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 24, 2013

    I Remember Who Told Me This

    my dad,Ap. he said im a child of the universe. now i believe that more.. *smiles*
    amysangels amysangels
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Oct 29, 2010

    Dwelling In Perfection

    That feeling of knowing there is a perfect place in the heart. That feeling of warmth radiating from the very core of my heart spreading through the entire body like a divine potion, leaving behind a subtle tingling and vibration. That moment of knowing everything is in the...
    SapphireSol SapphireSol
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 10, 2013

    But we all are. Every chemical

    that makes up our body was once a star.
    AxeRoberts AxeRoberts
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Aug 28, 2014


    Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence.
    justjudyblue2 justjudyblue2
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 20, 2008

    -: touch the source : fall madly in love with

    existence : with the universe : with yourself :-
    MalaniaXmc MalaniaXmc
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 31, 2015

    Life Is Pain - Life Is Also Love And Hope And Beauty

    life for all of its lasting pain and fleeting pleasure is the ONLY way we beings of light can ascend to our fullest potential fear and despair are the locks and chains binding us to mortal disharmony: love is the hammer with which we smash those bonds and ascend to our...
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Jul 1, 2010

    The universe is like the ultimate father of all

    and God is the mother. We are the children in baby dens, the planets. We are already touched by the spirits of our parents from the start, but many are so overwhelmed, that they use science and realism to avoid the truth. We are souls put into these shields of flesh, to...
    SpiritualStoner SpiritualStoner
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2015

    You live in illusion

    and the appearance of things. There is reality, but you do not know this. When you understand this, you will see that you are nothing. And being nothing, you are everything. That is all.
    universalsoul13 universalsoul13
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 11

    Buddha, Dharma & the Mango Tree

    The Buddha understood the uncertain nature of things. He observed the phenomenon of fruit in the wind and reflected upon the monks and novices who were his disciples. He found that they, too, were essentially of the same nature - uncertain! How could it be otherwise? This is just...
    MakingPeace MakingPeace
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Dec 31, 2008
    LysistratasWeakness2 LysistratasWeakness2
    56-60, M
    Mar 8, 2014


    Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even to the dull and ignorant; they too have their...
    HeavenBesideYou HeavenBesideYou
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Mar 18, 2009

    The Technological Age Is Frying The Brain

    I remember held hand games, "zing zing zing like a washing machine, hands up to 85 and slide!" When these little hand held gadgets started coming out, they cut off human contact. Making us even more distant than ever! I tell you, my mother would not see me until my curfew or...
    flavorofsoul flavorofsoul
    Nov 15, 2011

    What Is The Truth Of My Soul?

    When I first found my spiritual nature I was like a wanderer in a desert that found a large lake within a lush forest. I was ravenous, the life I lived drained my soul and spirit so I consumed everything I could get my hands on. I had been deprived for so long anything spiritual...
    Mikalo Mikalo
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 11, 2013

    Desired Things...

    A short verse from A poem Titled Desiderata~ "Desired Things" You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here.   And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should.   Therefore, be...
    myserendipity myserendipity
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 14, 2012

    I am descended of reivers,

    freebooters, Vikings, and I am proud of my heritage. Each one of us was made in the image of Askr and Embla, their inheritence, and we live our lives dedicated to one of the Gods. My particular birthday being a nine means I am dedicated to Odin. He too is a wanderer, working...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    Sep 20, 2014

    Awakening Haha Best Joke On The Planet

    Once upon a no  time......... there was THIS, which cannot be named but what can we humans do when we don,t know we are THIS? ha, Is it too much for the human mind to comprehend it is in THIS?... OOOH YESS. -Anything you can be aware of is not who you are-, oops sorry little...
    fromthevoid fromthevoid
    51-55, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2011

    Giving Life, Love, and Awe

    So many times I live in my "human-ness" and disconnect from the universe.  I've been lost in myself for so long now I really need to focus on my Spirituality with some prayer and meditation.  Quote from A Course in Miracles "It is not that I am a...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Aug 11, 2008

    "We are stardust, we are golden,

    we are billion year old carbon, and we got to get ourselves back to the garden."- Woodstock: Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young
    LysistratasWeakness2 LysistratasWeakness2
    56-60, M
    Mar 8, 2014

    I am a Star from far into the Universe.

    I am an Earth bound spark of the Light. There are no bounds to my experience in the Love of God.
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt
    22-25, F
    Mar 13, 2015

    I am a river And I am the bridge,

    I am an ocean And I am the ridge, I am nice music And I am the wind, I am a fragrance And I am the mint, So I create it And put it in quest - I am the host And I am the guest. I am the spreader Of Love, Light and Peace All my vibrations Are waves and sun beams As to embrace...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    36-40, M
    Jan 27, 2014


    Reflecting back on the years of this life, it is clear that every good dream created in my imagination has come to fruition.  True, each of them required courage and effort on my part, but I am not wholly responsible for their materializing.  Conditions, things beyond...
    juan1966 juan1966
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Apr 14, 2010
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