7. The Army

“The army needs perseverance . . . “ You will find great strength in a collective force. Discipline and control, deployed toward a common goal, bring “good fortune without blame.” …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. What “army” do you belong to? What “army” could you join? Right now, you need to be part of an organized, disciplined collective force.Continue reading “7. The Army”

50. The Cauldron

“Establishing the New. Supreme good fortune.” You need to make a fundamental change. When you make this change it will bring you supreme good fortune. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… The Cauldron is the future of Inner Truth. Taoist Master Alfred Huang explains: “When a new dynasty began or a new emperor was enthroned, the first thing done wasContinue reading “50. The Cauldron”

61. Inner Truth, Line 3

” . . . now she sobs, now she sings . . . “ If your happiness depends on the actions of others, you will never find peace. Focus on your own Inner Truth. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….. For five years I (Susan Lee) ran a shelter for survivors of domestic violence. Being more or less totally emotionallyContinue reading “61. Inner Truth, Line 3”

61. Inner Truth, Line 2

“A crane calling in the shade.” Whatever your Inner Truth is, it will be communicated to others, whether you think it is visible or not. Don’t try to hide it. Own it and embrace it. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Your Inner Truth is the crane, a bird calling from the shadows. It may be hidden from direct sight,Continue reading “61. Inner Truth, Line 2”

61. Inner Truth

“Favorable to cross great waters.” By living your Inner Truth now, you can take on a great challenge and succeed. ………………………………………………………………………………………….. What would you like to do, or be? I mean, seriously. The Book of Changes says: Now would be a good time to start. Maybe you are an administrative assistant who would much ratherContinue reading “61. Inner Truth”

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 6

“Innocent action brings misfortune.” You have done the right thing, but it didn’t work out. There is nothing you can do. Accept it. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Line 6 describes a time when you met The Unexpected, and did the “right thing,” but the outcome was not at all what you hoped for and expected. As The StrangerContinue reading “25. The Unexpected, Line 6”

25. The Unexpected

“Under heaven thunder rolls.” Change comes from an unexpected direction. Success will be yours when you meet it with simple openness. There is no need to fear. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… A really big change is coming your way. It’s something you never even considered, something for which you are totally unprepared. The Yi says: Don’t try toContinue reading “25. The Unexpected”

42. Increase

“Increase. It furthers one to undertake something.” The best way to get the Increase you want is to begin working toward it — now. If you help others, the Universe will help you. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Increase is the future of Clarity. Once you are clear about what you want, you can focus and begin your journeyContinue reading “42. Increase”

30. Clarity, Line 5

“Tears in flood, sighing and lamenting. Good fortune.” Acceptance of a loss you have suffered will allow genuine and sincere inner change. An auspicious moment. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. What have you lost that is keeping you stuck? Often it is a relationship that has you constantly thinking, “If only I had . . . ” or “IfContinue reading “30. Clarity, Line 5”