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Letting Go with Guy Finley

Letting Go with Guy Finley

Poetry / Poem Archives

Stop Trying to Make Something from Nothing

posted by Guy Finley

If you serve only yourself, you serve nothing. If you cling only to yourself, you hold nothing. If you hunger for the approval of others, you starve for nothing. If you wish to please only yourself, you please nothing. If […]

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The Great Exercise of Prayer

posted by Guy Finley

The one great exercise of prayer is . . . To come wide awake And to place the center of myself Into the center of my will and . . . Having done so, take this gathering of attention And […]

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Forgetfulness

posted by Guy Finley

Winter cannot recall the fullness of summer, Nor summer the trees grown stark and cold, So seasons pass in the footsteps of each other, Never growing younger or ever turning old.

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Seasons and Tides

posted by Guy Finley

Seasons and Tides, Seasons and Tides, Everything In . . . Then back Outside!

His Light Landing

posted by Guy Finley

Listen! There’s no such thing As no chance For redemption, As long as the Soul accepts God’s correction. And tho’ at times He may feel Heavy-handed, This weight is naught But His Light Having landed.

Flow On My Soul

posted by Guy Finley

If all things are means, Then means are the end, Our pleasures and pains But a river’s bend; So flow, flow on my soul, Let go . . . once again.  

The Hill

posted by Guy Finley

Listen! Let us fall in Battle, and not upon the run! The enemy is before us . . . We know what must be done.   Arise! Let us fall in Battle, it doesn’t matter where! Any ground is hallowed […]

True Revolution

posted by Guy Finley

If only we would cease giving others Reasons to resist our presence, Bear ourselves With what we burden them, Leaving no reason for blame . . . Then . . . that great silent rage Hidden in the human heart […]

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Anchor Yourself in the Truth that Sets You Free
Hidden within and behind all that you see changing around you dwells a timeless, changeless order of being; our eyes but half-seeing, we perceive only the outline of life, and not what truly Lives... ...

posted 12:00:23pm Sep. 04, 2015 | read full post »

(Audio) Uncover the Unstoppable Goodness in Your Soul
In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how an authentic struggle is necessary in order to realize the flowering of the goodness that is seeded within us. [audio ...

posted 12:00:18pm Sep. 03, 2015 | read full post »

The Patience to Possess Your Soul
All creations are subject to the laws that govern and maintain the greater cycles of life. Active gives way to passive, passive heralds a return to activity; all must be reconciled and then start again. Learning to observe, recognize, and ...

posted 12:00:17pm Sep. 02, 2015 | read full post »

The Seed of Celestial Possibility
All that is moves through and expresses itself in cycles. Think of the seasons: each spring there is a stirring, the promise of a birth yet to come; we see, revealed before us, the appearance of possibilities that were formerly at rest. The ...

posted 12:00:10pm Sep. 01, 2015 | read full post »

The Path to the Indwelling Divine
Whenever we place any form of mental or physical consolation—be this food, friends, religious icons, some foolish purchase—ahead of our need to realize the indwelling Divine, we may be assured of the following result: the only thing that ...

posted 12:00:51pm Aug. 31, 2015 | read full post »

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