Lisa E.

‘Hi Maiya, I own a double seated swing chair that sits in our back yard. I bought it 4 or 5 years ago on a whim, just because I could I guess and as a child I always wanted a swing chair. I have never sat in that chair, that is until today.

Today I went out and sat in that chair, I just sat there and listened. I listened to the magpies, I listened to the kookaburras and numerous other birds I couldn’t identify, I listened to the neighbours fighting next door (luckily not being able to understand them), I listened to the wind in the trees, the cars going past in the distance, the golfers talking and laughing over the back fence and I listened to the breath of my elderly dog as he slept at my feet.

Today I went out and sat in that chair, I just sat there and watched. I watched the wind move through the trees, I watched the bees move from flower to flower, I watched my dog’s chest rise and fall with each breath, the golfers drive by in their little golf carts and I watched the birds eating in the trees. As I watched the birds in the trees I noticed the occasional white feather float down from the branches, slowly falling with the breeze. And as I watched these delicate little feathers fall I noticed the tears gently rolling down my cheeks.

And that’s when I realised the profound affect of my session with you.

They weren’t tears of sorrow, they were tears of joy. Joy for a peace that I had felt before. A joy for a new beginning. A joy for a better life. I have you to thank for that joy, for that peace. Thank you Maiya. Thank you.’


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When I first heard about gratitude, years and years ago, I thought

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So not true!

In fact it was the reverse

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The most important thing is to know what it is you wish to manifest in your life

Most people when asked what they want in their life come up blank

We all have a great long list of all the things we don’t want and nothing on the ‘do want’ list

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Gratitude is a powerful manifestation tool.

TIP: if you have a list of what you don’t want it is easy to flip it to what you do want

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