5. Waiting, Line 3

“Waiting in the mud.” You are in danger of being stuck in the midst of inferior influences. You must Wait to get out, but find firm ground to Wait on. Often, your own indecision is the mud. …………………………………………………………………. What “inferior influences” are holding you back? Friends who only want to party? Family who think vaccinationContinue reading “5. Waiting, Line 3”

48. The Well

“The town may be changed, but the well cannot be changed.” Your circumstances will change, but your Inner Truth is always there, like the clear water at the bottom of The Well. You must reach down deep and drink from it. ……………………………………………………………………….. The world is in chaos right now, with Covid and multiple natural disastersContinue reading “48. The Well”

34. Power of the Great, Line 5

“Loses the goat with ease.” Giving up a stubborn attitude will help further your agenda. …………………………………………………………………. Line 5 is the next step in our tale of the goat and the hedge. (See yesterday’s changing line.) This time, the Book of Changes’ message is: You are holding on to a belief or attitude that is notContinue reading “34. Power of the Great, Line 5”

34. Great Power, Line 4

“The hedge opens — no entanglement.” Quiet and steady effort clears the way for you to advance. ………………………………………………………………. Are you asking yourself, “What the hell does a hedge have to do with anything?” Well, in the Book of Changes, sometimes the six Changing Lines tell a story. In Great Power, the story begins in LineContinue reading “34. Great Power, Line 4”

64. Before Completion

” . . . out of confusion, back to order . . . “ You are near an important goal. Caution and clarity will bring you successfully through the last few steps. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Has Covid-19 thrown your life into a year and a half of chaos? The Book of Changes says: Things are beginning toContinue reading “64. Before Completion”

21. Biting Through, Line 6

“Her ears disappear.” You are being deaf to all warnings — pig-headed and obstinate. Listen up: If you don’t change course now, misfortune will result. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… Are you one of those who has heard all the warnings about Covid-19 and still refuses to get vaccinated? The Book of Changes says: Have your ears disappeared? Haven’tContinue reading “21. Biting Through, Line 6”

58. The Joyous

“The superior woman joins with her friends for discussion and practice.” Your encouragement of others brings benefit to all. Joining hands with those who share your interests and values will help you all stay afloat. …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Your future can be Joyous. This is the future reading of The Unexpected. The key to attaining this DoubleContinue reading “58. The Joyous”

25. The Unexpected, Line 2

“If one does not count on the harvest before planting . . . “ Don’t demand to be sure of the outcome before you start. Do what is right and the outcome will take care of itself. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… In times like this, The Unexpected is the rule, not the exception. We expected Covid-19 rates toContinue reading “25. The Unexpected, Line 2”

28. Great Load, Line 3

“The ridge pole sags to the breaking point.” There is as much “weight” on your shoulders as you can bear. Add even one more ounce of responsibility and you will collapse. Find a way to reduce your burdens — now. ………………………………………………………………………………………… Yes, this is pretty much exactly what yesterday’s main message said; one of theContinue reading “28. Great Load, Line 3”

37. The Family, Line 3

“When tempers flare . . . “ There will always be conflicts within a family, or any group. Deal with these differences in a balanced way. When in doubt, err on the side of firmness. …………………………………………………………………… The Yi says: Especially in these times of Covid pandemic, don’t treat every conflict as the end of theContinue reading “37. The Family, Line 3”