Esotericism: A Road Map for a Changin’ Time

One of my favorite Bob Dylan lines is, “You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.” This insight can be...

Divide and Conquer — Or?

Divide and conquer -- the oldest tactic in the world. And look how successfully it’s been used in our society. What if we recognized...

The Oath of a Dreamer

Dreaming and chasing the unknown takes guts. The road isn’t always the easiest path to stick to. It calls on you to show up...

End of Life Doula Program

A Transformational Three-Month Program Restoring Death to its Sacred Place The Conscious Dying Institute (CDI) is continuing to work with medical practitioners, caretakers, mental health...

Balancing Rocks: Finding Mindfulness in Nature

An excerpt from The Rock Balancer’s Guide If I could teach you one thing, it’s to remember to breathe during moments of peace. Then, remember...

A Pleiadian Message: Open, Engage Your Sacred Heart

Beloved ones, we greet you. The “winds of change” are continuing to flow across your Earth plane, further building an expansive vibrational light system...

Spirit Leaves: In Touch with Joy

At age 18, I acquired the Waite Tarot deck, with its compelling drawings by Pamela Coleman Smith. I fell instantly in love with its...

October Horoscope: Relate and Concentrate

Mercurial Messages through the Zodiac The sun, Venus and Mercury are all in Venus-ruled Libra as October begins, Mars enters Libra on October 3,...

Affirm: ‘It is Safe to be Alone’

A Monthly Affirmation It is aloneness that allows for togetherness, individuality that allows for community and stillness that allows for movement. We all share the...

Six Ways to Feel Happy Every Day

Happiness sometimes feels like the holy grail of emotions. You know it exists, but it can be just beyond your grasp. It’s elusive. It's...

Suffering & Joy

Lotus is possible only because there is some mud. Mud is not pleasant at all but it is essential in the making of a...

A Quick Guide to Joy

“Set your heart on doing good and you will be filled with joy.” — Gautama Buddha Joy is the byproduct of love. We are made...

Brightest Blessings

The notion of “brightest blessings” is an age-old aspect of the traditions that I teach, coach and humbly endeavor to follow, e.g., Ming Chia...

How Do We Feel Deep Joy?

I have discovered a simple thing: Joy. Perhaps you have, too! I have discovered that I can’t always feel it. Perhaps you’ve also discovered...

Focus Inward to Live a Joyful Life

I used to be a competitive athlete, stuck on an endless quest for more strength, speed and endurance. Training and racing ruled my life....

Tools to Remember our Joyful Nature

Smile at a nearly newborn baby and they smile back. Laugh and their laughter ensues. In fact, very little is required to evoke a...

The Secret To A Beautiful Life: A Recipe For Joy

When happiness leaks out from our life due to daily stress, worries and struggle, we lose our joy and we miss out not only...