The path forward is not always straight. Generally when you are sweeping, you go from one end of the room to the other. However, most people don’t live in an empty room with no furniture or objects around them. Therefore you need to sweep around certain larger obstacles and pick up and move the smaller ones in order to clear away all the dirt. You start in one place, then sweep according to the path that makes sense based on what is around you. You eventually sweep up so much dirt into a pile that it finally gets swept into a dust pan to be thrown away. If you decide not to sweep, dust and dirt will accumulate and eventually your environment becomes full of it to a point where the particles could potentially even become toxic and a hazard to your own health and consequently everything and everyone around you if the dirt is not managed. Equivalently, the path through life is unique to every individual that walks the earth. We all come into our bodies through birth into a different family, a different situation, in a different location, at a different time. Everyone on the other hand, needs to take care of themselves, maintain themselves, and clean up after themselves as a human being. You alone are in your body on your own path and you alone need to make your own choices and decide when it is time to clean house.
Prayer of the day: And Justice for All. Amen.
Let it be known. Today is the day I accept my title as the dark mother.