Category Archives: Shelley J. Hawkins

Play Ethic

You’re Play Ethic… Like the strands of DNA, your play ethic and work ethic are meant to be woven together and form the structure of your being. What you believe consciously and subconsciously about play defines you as much or more as your work ethic.    Your play ethic is not necessarily opposite of your work […]

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Eternal Horizon

You are an Eternal Horizon… Thankfully we discovered that the earth isn’t flat, it’s round, which gives us a perfect metaphor for constant horizons. For more than 50 years now, astronomers have been observing the universe as constantly expanding, without creating more space. You are, too. What’s important is that you are very clear about […]

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Being Known

Being Known… My new favorite phrase is panta rhei. A close friend mentioned it the other day as Greek for “everything flows.” I love phrases like this in another language. In one of my houses, I had two phrases stenciled above the doorways. One was fair dinkum, an Australian slang phrase I’d heard Hugh Jackman use, for […]

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New Harmonic

A New Harmonic… You are designing your life. Imagine it like a musician’s masterpiece. Are you writing scores for wind instruments, a horn section, strings? Or maybe bass guitar, drums, fiddle? Or upside buckets and human percussion and vocals? Imagine an amazing harmony. Two, three, four, five-part harmonies that reverberate through your body, run chills […]

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The Mirror

The Mirror… Mirror neurons are finding their due in greater awareness these days. First discovered by science in the 90s, mirror neurons are what mother and baby are doing to bond, for example. When the baby sees/feels love coming back through the eyes of the mother, the father, other loved ones, they develop a view of […]

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