By Fran Hafey/Mysti
Don't ever let someone else convince you that you are not exactly who and where you need to
be. Some people like to try and convince us that we don't see, feel, sense,
hear and live what we know. They feel that because they don't experience life
in that way, that surely we are wrong and they are right.
always been very proud of being different. I actually tried to be. I didn't
like being just like someone else or doing something because it was popular
or "in" at the moment.
Perhaps that's how and why I always seemed to have
an inner peace, even when I was up against huge problems. I may not
have had the answers all the time, and still don't, but I always had this
inner knowing that with time, all things would work out and also, with faith
and still do.
Sometimes we may not always "see" that magic we have within
us and we need people to mirror us and help us to see it. Some days the
weight of the world can feel a bit heavier and I have found about that time,
someone always comes along and says "Good job, keep up the great work," and
that's exactly what I needed, just at that moment. It always makes me smile
and sometimes shed a tear of joy that I have such magical moments in my
When I'm feeling down or drained of energy, I often will
just look around and find all the magic in my life. I surround myself with
crystals and stones, pretty fairies and angel statuettes, peaceful music,
candles, books filled with peace, love, joy, miracles and words that touch my
inner being, that help me to grow and also write more for others to
It doesn't take long for me to rekindle the magic within me,
it surely never dies, it just may need a bit of wind to come and blow it
back to life now and then. The embers always are warm and some days they burn
hot and fierce as the creative juices flow wildly and wonderfully.
can find what brings your magic to life too, enjoy what you love and make a
more concentrated effort to get in the middle of it and feel its presence all
around you and once again, within you. Choose the company you keep and if
someone causes you to feel anything other than positive vibes, then take a
good look and decide if that is what you want in your life.
outside in nature and enjoy the peace and the sheer joy of just sitting and
watching something grow, or the sun go down, the rain fall, hear the wind
whisper to you, maybe even see a fairy or two amongst the
flowers. Peaceful meditation and flowing music are two great ways to
bring peace into your being, the kind of meditation that is good for the
soul, the eyes, the lungs, the mind, and the body, the
Dance amongst the stars, laugh, listen to a child tell you
a story, hug a puppy and feel the joy. There is so much more in life, than
doing what everyone else wants. Take time for your magic!! You will find that
when you take the time to find the magic that lives within you that magic
will flow to all areas of your life.
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