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A Femenine Pulse

Since I was a kid I have been extremely connected to rural areas in my country. I have been exposed to Colombia´s reality and after many years I could understood many things. While I was growing up I found my spirit feeling trapped in emotions which did not allow me to live properly. At age fifteen my life took a different path and I got completely lost. With not present. With out a future. I was devasted it. How ever, one beautiful day in the rainforest I find my way, my vision, I saw clearly again and I did an amazing discovery through a course which guided me to my vision. At age of eighteen I realized how deeply I wanted to write, to comunicate, to listen and to tell stories. Mines. Others. And I realized aswell that all those feelings I have keept in my heart for so many years could come out to help me and to help others throught my voice, through my writings and also throught their writings. I have encouraged myself and I have encouraged many other women to express themselves through painting, poetry, photography, music, through love.

Life is what we made of it. Cultures have still old definitions which might be evolving through the years. And women are the key. We have all together the vision of our specie. We have femininity in our spirit and we might protect it as we did a long time ago while we protected the fire, the bonfire, our cave, our home, our interior. We are one and we must understand that what happened in every corner of our planet is not happening to a lonely woman but to all. Restoring our feminine includes to restore our connection altogether to be able to hear the femenine voice, which is just one. Rituals made us to recover connections. Ancient ones. With our past, with our present with our future. They make us again part of the nature, they make us to understand our ecological, spiritual, social and economical position we might have. I vision women from all the planet getting connect it to that femenine voice, outside us and inside all of us, which might give us the courage to forgive and to heal, to build a new type community. The one we all feel in our bones, we dream each night. The one we have for sure is the one. A respectful one, a fair one, a peaceful one, a reciprocal one, a conversed one, a loving one. The one our ancestors, our old womans, our old femenine had. My life is an every day ritual. It touches my life, my belovings, neighbors and my community. Our spirit and our body is the peace that we are. And that help us all together to change what we want to change. Femenine is everywhere as masculine. And both need to be in equilibrium to be able to maintain our specie over this universe. Both are one. Only one which might keep the whole picture of our future to be able to follow the north, the direction, the path, the future´s voice.

I vision all the women which are now connect it to the World Pulse to get connected to their own femenine pulse, to their own community pulse to encourage many other ones to speak, to let go, to heal, to forgive, to begin, to build, to continue, to reach out their dreams and their own visions. 560 women are willing to continue what one voice started and many more are now part. I vision all those women being part of the change we need. We are not competing, we can not compete in love issues, some will be just our voice, which is the same. The 530 should be there as well, being part of the network to be able to connect to the whole. To split the voice. All our voices in own our countries. Being a correspondent I might be able to encourage many other ones to let their voice to be hear, to speak and to listen, to start to feel their pulse and to allow their pulse to connect to the world one.

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deafplanet's picture

This is a beautiful story - I

This is a beautiful story - I love your theme of connection with the self, the past, the present, and finding yourself among the rainforests.

Good luck on your quest sister.

martha llano's picture

thanks from the mist forest

Thanks for your words. Hopefully we would one day live in a equitable planet...for all.

The best from Colombia

Martha

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Martha Llano
selva@sentir.org
marthallano.wix.com/serna

HAGA ALGO........ lo que lo haga feliz!
Y tan sólo recuerde que las soluciones a problemas globales dependen de cada individuo.

Carri Pence's picture

You voice is not guided by

Your voice is not guided by fear but by courage. Courage to see things for what they really are and what they should and need to become. It is a pleasure reading your entry, where your writing touches everyone because it ignores barriers and attracts hope and passion for a better tomorrow.

-Carri Pence

martha llano's picture

Beyond

Carri thanks for your words, they are also beautiful and loving. You grew yo in a place i would love to know.

All the best

Martha

Con afecto

Martha Llano
selva@sentir.org
marthallano.wix.com/serna

HAGA ALGO........ lo que lo haga feliz!
Y tan sólo recuerde que las soluciones a problemas globales dependen de cada individuo.

laurabstull's picture

Buena Suerte!

Dear Martha,

Your posting is so thoughtful and insightful! I love your intimacy with your surroundings, both with the outdoor environment and during those rituals that help us all to rediscover connections. I also love the idea of the "feminine pulse", it's an inspiring image and I believe its purpose of connecting with the strength of ourselves and other women is monumental.

I have enjoyed reading your posting, good luck, I hope to read more from you!

Laura

martha llano's picture

A ritual pulse

Dear Laura,

your words are so inspiring....I am now in an old forest where I live and I stop writing to look outside my balcony which is such a beauty that I was stunned.....Old oak trees are my friends and my company.....my dogs and my son, a black women which I found 2 years ago as a mendiga and now lives here with her 3 kids.....and with your words after a bad talk with a prostitute I felt again life is possible....everywhere....
thanks for writing and reading my post...it has been so beautiful for my life!!!1

with gratitude

martha

Con afecto

Martha Llano
selva@sentir.org
marthallano.wix.com/serna

HAGA ALGO........ lo que lo haga feliz!
Y tan sólo recuerde que las soluciones a problemas globales dependen de cada individuo.

Rachael Maddock-Hughes's picture

Dear Martha, I love the tone

Dear Martha,

I love the tone of your writing--it is very positive, forgiving and inspiring. You sound like you have mentored many women in your own community to get in touch with their sacred and creative side, which is just wonderful. Wonderful job Martha!

Keep dreaming,

Rachael

"In every human heart there are a few passions that last a lifetime. They're with us from the moment we're born, and nothing can dilute their intensity." Rob Brezny

martha llano's picture

Dreaming

I dream so many things....right now I have hung up with a beautiful woman which used to live from the forest things which now are illegal and she had ti use her body to be able to survive....and I just had this pain in my heart so deep that I barely could write this answer to you from the mist forest. What could we do? I tried to encourage her to do other things...to work in so many other things but she does not have hope...and have so many arguments about her life...that at the end I just told her, let´s cry together Veronica so we can heal and let our tears go all over the planet to see if we can find later more answers....more voices....

Yours Rachel is one. Knowing outside this situation is someone listening and hearing properly what we want to say gives me hope, gives me courage, gives love.

Thanks for taking the time to read, to answer, to be there.

With gratitude

Martha

Con afecto

Martha Llano
selva@sentir.org
marthallano.wix.com/serna

HAGA ALGO........ lo que lo haga feliz!
Y tan sólo recuerde que las soluciones a problemas globales dependen de cada individuo.

aimeeknight's picture

VOF

Congratulations!!

"One shoe can change a life" ~ Cinderella

martha llano's picture

thanks Aimee

I am very excited about the voices of our future.....

Con afecto

Martha Llano
selva@sentir.org
marthallano.wix.com/serna

HAGA ALGO........ lo que lo haga feliz!
Y tan sólo recuerde que las soluciones a problemas globales dependen de cada individuo.

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