Love's Beginning

There are three uses for effort. They are noticing, noticing, and stopping: Noticing what you are feeling, noticing what you are thinking, and stopping to go in with willingness.The effort we speak of is not used to accomplish anything in the world. This effort is used to allow clarity to be revealed, to allow what obscured the mind’s sanity to be removed. When you use effort in this way, the world’s job becomes reflecting this clarity back to you.

When you feel any struggle or strain or fatigue, it is because efforting is being used to cover over feelings, thoughts, and opportunities to rest in willingness. If you ever feel any struggle, strain, or fatigue, it is because it has become natural to rely upon the cover-up of feelings, thoughts, and opportunities to rest in willingness in order to experience a sense of relative safety. The problem with a sense…

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