I had a very enriching dream this morning. It had lucid elements, and I was aware of dreaming while sitting on a train. I looked down at the book I was reading, and it was like the words came to life. The sentences were slightly raised from the pages. The text was so clear. It … Continue reading Once Upon a Lucid Dream – The Leprechaun Fairy Book
Last night I dreamed I was pregnant, and I was so happy that my health insurance covered 100% of the costs – of the entire pregnancy! Dreams of pregnancy often symbolize life projects that are developing and need our love and attention! Have you ever dreamed of pregnancy? A beautiful transformation may be underway! Let’s … Continue reading Dreams of being pregnant: A dream interpretation example
In my 20s, I lived in London and I was hopelessly devoted to a poet. He was the Lion, and I was the Seal. Those were our precious nicknames. I would often write little love poems about us, such as this one: The seal wishes to announce her sincere intention to be with the lion … Continue reading The Seal and the Lion
Listen to the voice of the oracle, your visions and dreams are near! Time has come for a miracle. There is nothing to fear. Love and Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in Newport Beach, California. An intrepid world traveler, she has lived in five countries … Continue reading The Oracle – a poem
St. Francis Prayer, by St. Francis of Assisi happens to be one of my favorite prayers. I earlier wrote about it in my blog about Grace some months back. When I was in India, we often sang this song, but instead of using the word peace, we replaced it with Grace. Gracefully, I’ve held onto … Continue reading St. Francis Prayer
So many times in my life, In the midst of a titanic ocean, I chose to fight, or flight, but ended up drowning in my own emotional commotion. Now I pray to heal with grace and devotion. Love and Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in Newport Beach, … Continue reading Emotional Commotion – a poem
Have you ever noticed how someone can have a remarkable resemblance with another person you know? I’m not referring to physical likeness, but rather, an essence – an undefined je ne sais quoi about them. When I was younger I often fantasized about gathering all people I know in a huge room, and divide everyone … Continue reading The Likeness Project
When you find yourself at a crossroads, faced with life decisions, always choose to the best of your ability, But never despair, Because life is a spectrum of two possibilities. No matter how much you prepare, Life can take you anywhere, On one side is Love, On the other is Fear. They live on each … Continue reading The Spear of Love and Fear
Ayurveda is a powerful ancient mind-body health system that was developed in India thousands of years ago. Ayurveda could be translated as a science of life. In the Sanskrit language Ayur means life, and Veda means science or knowledge. This beautiful science offers a set of guiding principles that we can use to better understand … Continue reading Ayurveda 101: Are you making the best living choices for your dosha?
My face cream is almost finished, and it’s time to buy a new one. I happen to be using a ridiculously expensive organic brand right now, and I’m tempted to buy it again, because I really see the benefits it’s doing to my face. But then again, I may very well try something new this … Continue reading 3 Holistic Ways to Feel Beautiful Inside and Out!
The land of the fairies is an enchanting place. The houses are made of clay, everything is tiny and quaint, and the air is softly sprinkled with strawberry seeds and orange blossoms, If you ever feel lost, dream of this magical realm, listen closely to the music in the wind, the song of the … Continue reading The Song of the Fairies
Welcome wondrous morning, Oh, how I’ve awaited your soft shine, so bright You make everything so brilliantly clear; No matter how long the night; Like a blossoming flower, You gracefully transform my fear, to love, light, and power. Love and Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based … Continue reading Wondrous Morning – a Poem
When your soul feels lost, and your nights are as dark as coal, Ask yourself, Is this part of my quest? Or is it perhaps a test? But never forget dear soul; Sometimes all you need is rest! Love and Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in … Continue reading Sometimes all you need is rest – a poem
With an inviting smile, she turns to me and says, When Moses asked of God’s name, The answer he received was: “I am that I am”. So you see, the answer is within you, The universe does not respond to what you want, it responds to what you are. She embraces me, and whispers, “Are … Continue reading I am that, I am
I align myself with my inner divine, and connect with my true source; This is where miracles happens, When I surrender, trust and let go. Please help me live my life in love, Serving the world, Feeling connected, with an open heart, and may I always stay open to all the beautiful guidance within … Continue reading A goodnight prayer
Today we’re taking a look at one of my favorite chakras – our Solar Plexus Chakra, also known as the Manipura Chakra – our third chakra. In Sanskrit chakra means “wheel”. In spiritual discussions, the word chakra refers to the energy centers that are located throughout our body, swirling like wheels, vibrating with Prana, energy … Continue reading Solar Plexus Chakra: You are Powerful, You are Worthy!
In May 2004, I attended an aviation conference in Las Vegas. I was staying at a stunningly beautiful resort outside the strip, and I remember having breakfast the morning before the first day of the event, thinking to myself, how very blessed I am to stay in such wondrous places – all around the world! … Continue reading Paramahansa Yogananda – A Sacred Encounter once upon a Dream?
When big battles are here, A little angel whispers in your ear, Please don’t listen to your mind, The path to peace is being kind. Love & Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in Newport Beach, California. An intrepid world traveler, she has lived in five countries and … Continue reading Battles and Peace – a poem
From the deep lake, the dragon rises through the mist. With his angry, ravishing roar, he controls the silver shore; He rules the world with fear, And those who come him near, He captures with his fist, threatening them if they resist. But soon there is no more, And the dragon sheds a tear. … Continue reading The Dragon’s Fear – A Poem
There is a golden rainbow in my dream, a golden rainbow on the meadow; and everywhere I go today, life is flowing like a dream. Love & Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in Newport Beach, California. An intrepid world traveler, she has lived in five … Continue reading The Golden Rainbow – A Poem
How I wonder where you are, little fairy of the night. you came and shined so bright, and told me it’s all right. Love & Gratitude, Anna-Karin, xo Anna-Karin Bjorklund is a writer and dream expert based in Newport Beach, California. An intrepid world traveler, she has lived in five countries and loves exploring … Continue reading A little love poem to my fairy
A good life is a happy life! Listening to our dreams, feeling connected, living with a vision, and aligning our heart and soul with divine consciousness are golden aspects of our soul growth, and with the right mindset we can have a pretty fun time doing it! But exactly how do we align ourselves with divine … Continue reading A little note on Happiness and Fawlty Towers
If you’ve ever taken a yoga class, you may have heard the teacher say: “Activate your Bandhas!”Let’s take a closer look at the Bandhas, and see what the locomotion is all about! When you use your Bandhas, you open up a vibrant flow of prana life energy, and over time you will not only hold … Continue reading Yoga Bandhas for Dream Yogis
When we feel upset or angry, we may already be so overpowered by our emotions that it feels like taking a mindful approach to the problem may even too late. It is never to late to shift our thought! However, the better alternative is working on ourselves a bit deeper – before we get triggered. … Continue reading On emotional healing: A little dream note
As part of my beautiful yoga teacher training adventure, I have been asked to contemplate on the first two sutras of Patanjali’s eight limbs of yoga, and I thought I would share some of my thoughts here in this blog. The first two limbs are part of the classical collection, The Yoga Sutras – an … Continue reading Blossoming into a Yogini