About marilyn

Marilyn Harding is the author of "Exhilarated Life - Discovering Inner Happiness" and "Yesterday at Justin's". Contributor to The Huffington Post, U.S. and Greece, and Thrive Global. Marilyn and her mate Athan presently live in Greece on the Island of Aegina, with roots in Canada. Devoted to the life path of personal mastery, Marilyn lives in the spirit of holism and conducts her life with the goal to augment vibrant and open hearted access to living a superlative life in creativity, wellness, spirituality, productivity, and accountability as citizens of the world no matter what our role.

We hang on with the misguided notion that to let go is failure.

By | May 18th, 2016|Exhilarated Life|

Sometimes we hang on to relationships, jobs or possessions because we have a misguided notion that to let go is failure. But sometimes those things have fulfilled their purpose in our lives and can be discarded. The beginning of wisdom and self-actualisation is to get this. It helps you understand the notion that we are [...]

If you are just exactly who you are, you can never get it wrong.

By | May 17th, 2016|Exhilarated Life|

Freedom to be exactly who you are in all your creative abandon and joyful expression—as a dancer, an artist, a salesperson, a parent or a bank manager! If you are just exactly who you are, you can never get it wrong! No one can criticise or judge you because you are being a perfect expression [...]

What absolutely totally deeply ignites your passion?

By | April 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Shining your light on your own passion path. For me, whether in business or in writing, it is innovation that ignites my passion; a new way of thinking or doing things. Nothing is really new, but everything has infinite unfolding potential. I was working on a lengthy bio and looked back at the dominant theme for [...]

We Each Have a Unique Mix of Talents and Desires

By | April 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

We all are born with our unique and fabulous mix of talents, competencies and desires. Our potential is boundless and only diminished by the limitations of our own mind, and by our latent abilities, talents and strengths. So many whisperings by teachers, parents, and sadly our religions, form our expectations long before we are of [...]

Each Time You Shed a Layer It’s Reflected in Life Experience

By | April 20th, 2016|Exhilarated Life|

Once limiting emotions and beliefs are released, life events and circumstances almost immediately shift to a more fulfilling, constructive and effortless synchronicity. Each time you shed another layer, you’ll see the result reflected in life experience. (Page 44) We are gloriously intricate beings and enjoy many layers of complexity which is expressed in our life [...]

Expect Peace When you Claim it for Yourself

By | April 8th, 2016|Exhilarated Life|

Global cataclysms, man-made or natural, send shock waves through the world as we know it, but they are not separate from us. They affect us directly or peripherally, but they rise up from each one of us—from our collective unhappiness and out-of-ease-ness. Healing begins in our own hearts. Our own minds. Our own bodies. Our [...]

The Little Dramas are Flashcards for Greater Life Truths

By | April 1st, 2016|Exhilarated Life|

To some I have shown strength or courage, but the truth is strength comes through surrender. In surrendering to what is, we can then look to what we need to lift us up and move us through a difficult passage. This is where I can gratefully acknowledge the cast of hundreds who helped me—and George [...]

HERE and NOW are the Compass Points to Guide Your Life

By | March 24th, 2016|Emotions, Exhilarated Life, Present Moment, Quality of life|

Here and now are the only compass points by which we are truly able to navigate. All else is in the abundant play of infinite possibility. If I stop writing and go for a walk, what series of incidents will play out and differ from if I stop writing, go make coffee, and see what [...]