My home is always with me

July 12, 2015

 

Sitting on the terrace I had a very beautiful meeting via Skype with an amazing friend.

Afterwards I felt such an inner warmth and stillness that was just beautiful.

 

I decided to enjoy the wonderful morning by going for a little walk to admire the landscape and the golden morning sun and let this joyful relaxed feeling sink in deeper.

 

After a few meters I suddenly saw a snail which was graciously gliding through the grass.

I could feel a stillness, beauty and clear focus in those movements that felt very similar to what I felt in myself. It seemed to be so full of joy gliding through the meadow, just living each moment, without a goal to be reached or something to be fullfilled, just living and being.

 

Now and then nibbling some leaf to nurture itself.

Constantly stretching out its feelers to feel its surroundings.

When seeing with which ease it carried its home around and how solid that home seemed, I had a deep realisation of the fact that my