Author Archive | Elizabeth Harley

The Ever Present Past

Many years ago, I invited a close friend to visit for the weekend when she was going through a difficult breakup. I was shocked when I saw her arrive – she was skin and bone. I offered her a Reiki session which she gladly accepted. After 2 hours she came through to the kitchen and began […]

EMOTIONAL HEALING

For over 20 years, on Reiki courses, I’ve been saying that we are all, ‘Walking Wounded.’ Yesterday, I heard the wonderful comedian, writer and poet Henry Normal tell the story of a psychologist he spoke to when his son was diagnosed with autism. He told him that in 30 years all the patients who came to […]

THE TRUE VALUE OF RELATIONSHIPS

There seems to have been a legion of tiny cherubs infiltrating our planet, dedicatedly firing their little arrows into random hearts. I see SO many of my friends finding and committing to the love of their lives. Truly in love – deeply, madly, authentically and passionately. It is so beautiful! But I think it’s important […]

Venus Retrograde – Hang on in there, it’ll get better!

LOST IN THE MIST (Does the Caterpillar Miss the Butterfly?)   Sometimes that bank of fog comes out of nowhere to rudely fracture our complacency. To shatter our illusions of certainty, of permanence and everything else we hold dear. Once lost from sight there’s no way of knowing when or even if, our world will […]