Member Questionnaire 1 (CloudWalker)What is beauty? What is love?
Beauty is all around us... Love is an energy, again, all around us, flowing through us... Both are states of mind.What are your most important values?
Honesty; Empathy; Awareness; Compassion; Fidelity.Do you have any sort of spiritual/religious beliefs, and why do you hold (or don't) those beliefs in the first place?
I follow the Native American Beauty Way... spiritual/shamanism... I have always been aware of the energies that surround us, and indeed are us... My path is that of Nature.Opinion on war and militaries? What is power to you?
War is a fiscal backup... when the shit hits the fan, countries go to war, under the control of the bankers and corrupt politicians... Power to me is being in the NOW!What have you had long conversations about? What are your interests? Why?
Pretty much everything of importance in life... my interests are wide and varied, I'm a musician, I've followed Crop Circles and UFO's; Native American Ourstory, (My own version of the word History); Shamanism; Magick; Seth; and many many more subjects...Interested in health/medicine as a conversation topic? Are you focused on your body?
Mainly mental health, my profession, and yes, I am focused in my own body... I'm a Reiki Master...What do you think of daily chores?
Necessary burden... what daily chores? LOL...Books or films you liked? Recently read/watched or otherwise. Examples welcome.
Endless list in both categories... Jitterbug Perfume - Tom Robbins is a favourite... as is Illusions - Richard Bach... Magical Passes - Carlos Castaneda... Hanta Yo - Ruth Beebe hill... Neither Wolf Nor Dog - Kent Nerburn...far too many to list here... Films... far too many to list here, recently though, Feather Boy; Retreat; past ones include Dances with Wolves; Waterworld; Avatar; Catch 22; Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind; Syriana...What has made you cry? What has made you smile? Why?
Many things make me cry... seeing kids starving in war zones... the pathetic-ness of politics brings tears of frustration... many things make me smile... a Butterfly or a Bee flying past... a beautiful sunrise of sunset... simple things...Where do you feel: at one with the environment/a sense of belonging?
In nature, surrounded by nature...What have people seen as your weaknesses? What do you dislike about yourself?
Indecisiveness... same...What have people seen as your strengths? What do you like about yourself?
Leadership skills... I like the fact that I am empathic...In what areas of your life would you like help?
I am physically impaired at the moment, and would like help to alleviate that disability...Ever feel stuck in a rut? If yes, describe the causes and your reaction to it.
Yes... normally created by outside forces... in my case the DWP and associated cronies... my reaction is controlled anger... anger fuels change... "anger is an energy..."What qualities do you most like and dislike in other people? What types do you get along with?
Lies! Any form of deceit! I get on with those who are awake and aware of themselves, and their OWN responsibility in creating life...How do you feel about romance/sex? What qualities do you want in a partner?
Love it... ;-) I have been celibate for some years now, and enjoying the freedoms that provides me with... In a partner, I look for similar qualities in them that I find in myself...If you were to raise a child, what would be your main concerns, what measures would you take, and why?
One of the hardest things that a human can ever take on... My main concerns are the future of their kids and their kids to come... my kids are now adults in their own right... I believe that we ALL learn by our mistakes, and we can never order a kid not to make mistakes, as it keeps them away from the natural cause of events... through which we all learn.A friend makes a claim that clashes with your current beliefs. What is your inward and outward reaction?
Depends on the claim. If it's racist in nature than I'll defend whoever to the enth degree... everyone is entitled to their own view of the world, it's not for me to impose my beliefs upon another... but when someone is just spouting B/S I refuse to remain quiet!Describe your relationship to society. How do you see people as a whole? What do you consider a prevalent social problem? Name one.
My relationship to society is that of an outsider... The main social problem is the weighted propaganda we learn as education... the dumbing down of society!How do you choose your friends and how do you behave around them?
I choose my friends by various means... each person fulfils a part of the energy I require to be me. I am myself around my friends... people either accept me or not... I don't care!How do you behave around strangers?
Pretty much the same. I'm a performer, and so have a good sense of who I am... I generally do not allow strangers to influence my way of being...