People are uncomfortable with warrior energy. It is real, it is authentic, and it is nothing to be messed with. So what make a person a warrior?
What It Means To Be A Warrior:
A warrior is a human being who accepts the call and walks the long, arduous path of becoming one’s full potential.
A warrior is a human being who questions all authority and all conventional wisdom that is spoken in the course of their life.
A warrior is a human being who understands and explores all worldviews, all religions, all cultures, all histories and all legacies of WISDOM to understand fully what he/she is as a human being.
A warrior knows what he/she must contribute; he/she leaves generations to come with strong, universal, and life-affirming foundations.
A warrior is someone who explores the inner world and the external world, integrating both.
A warrior is someone who focuses on “what” he/she is as a human being
A warrior takes an eternal perspective.
A warrior is someone who loves as fully as possible.
A warrior is someone who understands their needs and is fearless in telling others what they are, even at the risk of looking vulnerable.
A warrior knows when to let the silence speak.
A warrior is fearless in living.
A warrior knows their gifts and develops them throughout their life.
A warrior knows suffering. A warrior is not afraid of suffering but expects it. A warrior learns from suffering. A warrior learns to be joy in both suffering and bliss.
A warrior knows love as both intimacy and rapture.
A warrior goes into darkness and light. A warrior is totally exposed.
A warrior aligns to virtues, values and purpose, not human beings.
A warrior loves turbulence.
A warrior is a scholar of living; their body becomes an instrument of consciousness.
A warrior lives the path of Mastery. Mastery is never attained and always unfolding.
A warrior speaks their truth.
A warrior loves and lives in paradoxes, chaos, and conflict.
A warrior knows he/she cannot “save” another human being, only serve others and set the example through embodiment.
A warrior knows their short-comings, makes peace with their humanness, accepts and learns from their failures, and begs for the forgiveness of those he/she has pained, wronged, or let down.
A warrior always expresses their being. A warrior does not prove, a warrior simply is.
A warrior deals with loneliness, even though he’s/she’s never alone.
A warrior heals and expands the tenderness of their heart.
A warrior lives in risk, a warrior lives in uncertainty and a warrior lives in the mystery of what he/she is.
A warrior’s work is never done.
A warrior knows idleness weakens them, entertainment dims them, and good times can destroy them.
A warrior lets go of convention, of security, of safety.
A warrior goes into the abyss of truth. A warrior lives in faith. A warrior gives testament to Spirit.
A warrior knows that he/she is creation, that essence created them, that he/she is spirit made manifest.
A warrior knows that each human being is the mystery, is the end, never the means.
A warrior knows that there is nothing more important than each human being’s experience of joy.
A warrior gives hope that all are called to live, awaken and become fearless on the path to the Divine Ground.
A warrior looks you in the eyes, sees your soul and gives you the courage to be what you are… the radiance of Love itself.