The desert has always been known as a sacred place where people seek guidance or journey within. The desert is also a place for self-exploration of both inner and outer silence where one can quiet the constant chatter of the mind, and allow the wind to release old wounds, disappointments, setbacks, and frustrations.
On a recent trip to Death Valley, I experienced a silence that I had never known before. I knew that I had to bring this silence back into my everyday life somehow. No matter where you are or what you are doing in life, there is always a part of you that seeks an escape from the turmoil of the world, where you can feel free of stress and the demands of life.
You don’t have to travel to the desert to experience this inner peace, all you have to do is to sit quietly and listen to the call of your inner spirit. If you listen, you will find the silence, peace, and solitude that is already there. Deep within each of us, there lies a beautiful inner desert or landscape where we can find a deep tranquil peace where all is well.
Your inner desert is calling…