Tara Sophia Mohr | Playing Big

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The Big Ideas

More than three years ago, when I was just starting this blog, I wrote a post called “The Big Ideas.” In it, I listed the big concepts I wanted to talk about here. It was my “this, I believe” post. It feels good to look back on them, to remember what I was holding in […]

How to Recognize Your Calling

  How do you recognize a calling? Look for one or more of these clues:   1. You feel an unusually vivid pain or frustration around the status quo of a particular issue or topic. You strongly feel or clearly see what’s lacking.   2. You see a powerful vision–vague or clear–about what could be. […]

Your Other Name

If your life doesn’t often make you feel like a cauldron of swirling light —   If you are not often enough a woman standing above a mysterious fire, lifting her head to the sky —   You are doing too much, and listening too little.   Read poems. Walk in the woods. Make slow […]


Callings are dispatches from the universe about what work is yours to do. Callings are your assignments for bringing light into the world.   Oh wait. Here’s what they really are:   When you take the great love for all life, when you take the great power of service when you take the energy of […]

How I Got My Voice Back

There was a moment last Tuesday when I was watching the twitter stream about The Real Life: Poems for Wise Living, and the tears started rolling.   I was reading tweets about the poems, and it was clear they were making an impact.   Why the tears? Because that was a moment of homecoming, a […]