The Child who asks and The Old Man who answers

Despite slowly becoming one of the ‘tribal elders’, I was left, to my delight, childish, innocent and human-loving parts … It feels like sitting in two of the four directions of the Indian circle at the same time – The Asking  Boy in the south and the wise one who is answering in the north.

To live in this world open-hearted and giving, preserves us children, but also requires mental strength against the harsh energies that surround us all and sometimes penetrate, in order to draw from us the love we have, to try to take bits from our soul and make us ‘dirty’…

Watching and seeing, knowing and understanding when is the right time to close the heart to the same depleted energy, is that of a resident in the north …

The fact that I moved from the south of the country to southern Tel Aviv signifies my approach to the point of balance between the questions and the answers … Still the heart is open and the possibilities are also open, but, something in me is increasingly learning to set boundaries, release and push ‘harmless’, go further towards choosing people with honest intentions and feelings, leaving people behind again whose innocence and openness in me allowed them to ‘go inside me’, sometimes too deep …

life wisdom? Yes, it is, in my experience, the essence of the wisdom of life … to continue to be broad-hearted and loving man, and in the same breath, to identify when this love will be realized most fully precisely when we set these boundaries, thereby purifying ourselves again …

Not to forget that the heart is actually a muscle that is expanding and contracting to allow life