Nature Walk

I walk the path of nature      Birds and butterflies          in their freedom flight Flowers in bloom    ...

Talking Books & Ideas

The following events will feature book discussions and authors who will speak on their work in the Twin Cities: Monday, April 20, 7:30 p.m. –...

Author readings in the Twin Cities

Sunday, March 8 - 5 p.m. - Three bright talents on the national small press scene -  C.A. Conrad, Aaron Kunin, and Magdalena Zurawski...

Conference of the Birds

In this classic tale, the birds of the world take flight on a pilgrimage to find their celebrated king, but the dangers and hardships...

Beyond Borders Film Festival

MINNEAPOLIS - As spring makes its way to the Twin Cities, so will a spate of new films promoting cultural understanding of people across...

Mike Leigh’s ‘Happy-Go-Lucky’ Giggles

There have been some wonderful films lately that have looked at those of us who present what we might call our "wounded" face to...

The Red Drum

Your heart - a red drum. Taut leather bound to the infinite shape of a circle, seeks the music of other beating hearts. Sound changes, when a strong wind...

My 5 Favorite Films of 2008

As I note every year, my favorite films are not the ones that I consider the "best' films of 2008. I do not believe...

What’s New: A Glance at New Things to Experience

NEW BOOK - FOOD ENERGETICS: The Spiritual, Emotional, and Nutritional Power of What We Eat, by Steve Gagne (Inner Traditions Intl), $24.95, 562 pages,...

Charm, Joy in Last Chance Harvey

It's "Award" season in Hollywood. This is the time of year when movies of "substance" finally make their way into some theaters across...

What’s New in December 2008

NEW BOOKSTHE BETTER WORLD SHOPPING GUIDE, by Dr. Ellis Jones (New Society Publishers), $9.95, www.betterworldshopper.orgTo help consumers navigate the shopping maze, The Better World...

Validation: Inspiring Short Film available free from Spiritual Cinema Circle

Nearly five years ago, author and entrepreneur Gay Hendricks had an idea to create a DVD club that would provide films about love, compassion and...

Ghost Town

You know the kind of person who always seems angry at or disgusted by the world and all the people around him? The kind of...

The Dolphin: Story of a Dreamer

The following excerpt is from the new book The Dolphin: Story of a Dreamer (Hay House). The first rays of the morning sun filtered gently...

Food of the Gods: Chocolate Deepens our Spiritual Lives

It can be hard or soft, bitter or sweet, dark or light (sometimes even white), dipped in nuts, filled with caramel, mixed with milk or...

Youre The Watcher

I can say this:You might have arrived just todayor last night or years ago.You think you’re young and inexperiencedyet your smiles and your sobs,your...

What’s New: A Glance at New Things to Experience

NEW BOOKSWHY WALK WHEN YOU CAN FLY? Soar Beyond Your Fears and Love Yourself & Others Unconditionally, by Isha (New World Library), 149 pages,...