Connection starts with invitation

Connection starts with invitation

What my dogs have taught me about connection Connection starts with invitation, no strings attached, no pressure to please. We humans usually have to restrain ourselves to get this right the first time we meet a dog. It is so easy to overwhelm with too much of our own...
Connection is a dynamic quantity

Connection is a dynamic quantity

Positive connection is the process of growing together on the basis of mutual respect for each other’s needs. It develops through listening to each other, social interaction, clear communication and common experiences and learning. For me, connection is a dynamic...
A deep trust and love for each other

A deep trust and love for each other

This word is used so often!  We all crave a connection with our animals.  In the horse world this term is bandied about by many equine professionals promising the earth!!  I learnt about connection with my horse Magnum and in order to describe connection here, I will...
A lesson in connection

A lesson in connection

photo: Clarisse Meyer I had a lesson in connection, recently. At first, it barely made it through the door. But it kept tapping and when I let it in, it had connection written all over it. It surprises me that it is a lesson I need repeated so often. Neighbors, six...
Feeling comfortable

Feeling comfortable

Connection is being attuned to the emotional state of another being, a desire to create collaboration, listening, the art of being present in a relationship, emotional connection and empathy. We can feel an instant connection when we first meet another being whether...
of yogis, dogs and humans

of yogis, dogs and humans

Those who have had an experience of meditation often cite the plenitude feeling, which can go with this mental state: acute perceptions, intense feeling of being part of a broader whole, profound presence to the instant. No discontinuity, no analytical thought, just...