Always Within

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio. The sunrise is often hidden from view, but we know the sun is there somewhere. We don’t doubt it, or question it; we simply “know” it. So … if we turn within, what insightful comparisons can we draw? JOURNAL ENTRY THIRTEEN: Turning Within This sounds pretty easy. Perhaps we forget our […]

Enriched by Experience

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio. There is much less to be said about many subjects once a state of internal peace has been achieved. Not the fleeting kind of so-called peace that is contrived, contingent on life circumstances being just so. But the deep, abiding kind of peace that sustains and informs … no matter what. So […]

Something Else

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio. There are many things we seem to know … before we know. A vague uneasiness perhaps, a curious anxious feeling, or maybe just a sense that “something” is looming. Feeling unusually distracted also comes to mind in this context.     JOURNAL ENTRY ELEVEN: Turning Within So when this happens … […]

Space & Silence

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio. We typically use words to describe and understand ourselves, but are we aware of their inherent limitations?  JOURNAL ENTRY TEN: Turning Within Can we avoid “knowing” by fixating on word descriptions that won’t ever be complete, fully accurate, or objective?  But … what options do we really have? We think, we speak, […]

Authentic Response

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio. Where do our beliefs come from; how about our endless opinions, our instant reactions, our false certainties? JOURNAL ENTRY NINE: Turning Within I think we are on to something by simply posing this question. Life can feel tedious when we are merely playing out old roles … roles that haven’t been […]