Moments of Real Grace

Once in awhile, we're given moments of real Grace.

Sometimes, during my early morning meditation, a place within me opens and parts of myself let go that I didn't even know we're holding on. In this moment I feel the hardened places in my heart and body yield to a great softness carried on my breath, and I am filled with compassion for the part of me that is always trying, organizing, problem solving, anticipating. And my mind stops and simply follows my breath. A great faith washes through me, a knowing that everything that needs to get done will get done. My shoulders drop an inch, the small yet fami