Objective criticism is warranted in relationships such as teacher, supervisor, or parent. But most criticism these days is subjective and unsolicited. When you create or offer something, someone is bound to throw their two cents in.
The important thing to discern is by whose standard and perspective the criticism is based. If you create a new piece of art, it
“Let your prayer come to you.” It is what I tell people all the time when we are doing Native American ceremony. The intent is to get beyond your intellect and pray from your heart.
This also works for acting from your intuition. Intuitive knowing comes to you when you allow the energy of the experience in and then let your intuition
People are reading many great spiritual teachings. This is a boon for increasing awareness. But for the majority of people I encounter, these teachings are kept at a conceptual level. For teachings to truly make a difference, they need to be integrated into your life.
Most know the teaching of being present
About the Author
I, Michael Hoffman, am a licensed psychotherapist, teacher, and author with 25 years experience in counseling and teaching experiential workshops. I have maintained this blog since 2009, and my second book Natural Way of Being will published in 2019.
I offer in-person and video-conferencing counseling, intensive workshops, and online courses to allow participants to directly experience their natural way of being and the life they would have for themselves.