Mysteries of reality number seventeen
Truth is a word like love. A unique meaning to each person and the mystery that cannot be described. Truth has a work to do. All the structures of the human body, the animal world, and nature in general, have truth attached working for recognition. To recognise truth requires humility, positioning yourself less than the other, so that respect takes away self and supplies direction of something we call freedom. Free is another one of these, selfless words. True requires soft, because forgetting self is identifying with nature so strongly you become natural. There is an art to natural. In China with Tai Chi Chuan and the Tao Te Ching, in Europe with St Columba's Iona, reaching with the indirect heart from what is now presented to you. The indirect heart is that direct truth of the care that softens what one tries, and comes to what one is. The loss of which again is truth.