The Irish poet and playwright Seamus Haney (1939-2013) writes,
The true and durable path
into and through experience
involves being true…
to your own solitude,
true to your own secret knowledge.
Yes, this one guides, doesn’t it.
One of the most essential journeys for any of us, I find, is to dare to lean to the sourcing that is found internally. In the belly. In the quiet.
The source of that source can be many things. But it’s the speaker that is inner self, yet in company with others, that feels so compelling to remember and follow.
It’s a main theme for me these days. For many of us working “true to.”