Text and Photo by Rain San Martin
It may be commonly assumed that one bring a person along with them when going to the movies, getting a nice cup of coffee, or exploring a nearby town. But if you always bring someone with you, the opportunity for quiet contemplative awareness will be missed. When we go on adventures alone we have the opportunity to commune directly with God, receiving inspirational insights to life and our purpose. Julie Cameron has spoken of the importance of having a weekly artist date, where we explore our world solo, and in doing so we refill the well of inspiration for our writing, film making, composing, painting or other art.
Go and bring a small notebook to log your discovery.