roses in beautiful landscape

My Face
is everywhere Β–
all you are
gazing at is

– Jalal-ud-Din Rumi
(Translated by Andrew Harvey from A Year of Rumi)


Let’s open more than our eyes and see with our heart and soul the wonder of it allΒ πŸ’›

About Val Boyko

Val Boyko is originally from Scotland and came to the United States over 25 years ago. At "Find Your Middle Ground" Val brings together her experience as a life coach, yoga teacher and mentor, to inspire awakening to the light and inspiration within us all. This blog is a place of exploration and discovery as we all explore finding harmony and peace, in the highs and lows of life πŸ’›

23 comments on “Inspiration – See More

  1. It takes stillness and time to see this beauty. Love the quote! πŸ’•πŸ™πŸ»

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  2. So very true, Val πŸ™‚
    To see with the heart, I have noticed, it is necessary to move my attention from the head and look outside the body.

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  3. They’re wide open now. (Unfortunately it is 1:38 am)

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    • Even in the dark, there is more to open up to seeing. It’s just our thoughts that get in the way in the wee hours! Thanks David πŸ’›


  4. I love to see through wonder. It’s beautiful.

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  5. This is a profound reminder, Val, thank you so much.

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  6. Beautiful thoughts!


  7. I am so lucky that I get to do this most days Val I make time to sit on my deck and appreciate the air we breathe, the sun on my face and to be still. That is until the dogs and cats come looking for my attention.

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  8. I’m sorry . . . what’s wrong with stopping to smell (& gaze at) the roses?! πŸ˜€

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  9. I’m a real advocate of stopping to smell the roses too Nancy. Perhaps it’s the first step i opening to appreciate and love so much more than the obvious πŸ’•

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  10. What a beautiful image Val.. Roses are beautiful and that garden and view is wonderful.. I hope more of us open our hearts like the Rose Val.
    Love and Blessings and wishing you a beautiful May πŸ™‚ πŸ’

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  11. I tried to practice this during my time in the wilderness this past week. Have a wonderful weekend, Val ❀

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