Author Archives: Nancy Furst

About Nancy Furst

Spiritual Counselor

The Difference Kindness Makes

In the midst of colossal change and loss on a collective level, it’s understandable to have occasional feelings of helplessness. We are being pushed hard to quickly adapt, thoroughly let go, and create new solutions to historic problems. The pressure … Continue reading

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Becoming No-Body

At a time when we are inundated with distressing news and events, along with personal challenges that are pushing us to grow beyond old limitations and mental constructs, there is an important practice that allows us to release from attachment … Continue reading

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Shifting with the Winds

(I began this blog before the recent school mass shooting in Texas, and have added something at the end, in reference.) Change is the constant, the nature of life, and we’re all feeling its demands and repercussions more than ever. … Continue reading

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Chronic Pain….and other considerations

The title of this post is the reason I’ve not written since December 2020, and I wanted to update my readers (if anyone is still there, lol), share my experience, and support those who suffer similar conditions. It’s a milestone … Continue reading

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What is Happening?

Waking up on Christmas morning to the news of the bombing in Nashville, I wanted to add an update to my last blog, reflecting on 2020. As an empath and spiritual counselor, I sometimes slide into the overwhelm and weight … Continue reading

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2020, A Reflection

There are days when watching the power struggles amongst the leaders of our country, is utter heartbreak. There are days when taking in the suffering of the dying, ill, poor, and helpless is too much to bear. There are days … Continue reading

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HOPE

Watching the first two nights of the Democratic convention, my heart swelled and opened as uncontainable tears streamed down my face. The deep emotion and stirrings of hope rose past impacted layers of survival walls, simply from the relief of … Continue reading

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The Devaluing of Life

On this heart-opening day, watching the memorial for John Lewis, I can think of only one word for the effects our country (the Ununited States of America), is experiencing from its historically progressive devaluing of life: horror. Guns are used … Continue reading

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My Spirit Knows

My body may not be strong enough to join a protest on behalf of George Floyd, but my Spirit marches with everyone, in every city. My heart may be heavy with the historic injustice of non-white peoples, but my Spirit … Continue reading

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So, What’s New?

In our new pandemic lifestyle, we are recreating our lives and redetermining our values. And in the midst of the suffering and challenge, we have an incredible opportunity to reflect and review life from the inside out. In time, I’m … Continue reading

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