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,...

Connect…Create…Cook…

Want to feel positive? Breathe deep and taste some of the herbs, spices, vegetables and fruits that are known to possess natural powers capable...

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

NEW BOOKSSPIRITUALITY FOR MOMMIES: Empowering Women at all Life Stages, by Paula M. Ezop (Lulu.com), 96 pages, $14.95, download $8.50, at lulu.com/content/3962989Spirituality for Mommies...

The Sacred Sites of the Dalai Lamas

I recently had the chance to speak with the creator of a remarkable film that explores the sacred sites of the Dalai Lamas in Tibet....

After Life

Every once in a while, a film comes along with such an intriguing premise that we bolt upright in our chairs when we first see...

Mamma Mia!

Mamma, Mia…what a movie! Exhilarating, dazzling, breathtakingly beautiful for your eyes, rockingly wonderful for your ears, and energetically enchanting for your heart, Mamma, Mia...

Poetry as a Spiritual Practice: An Interview with Wendy Brown-Baez

Wendy Brown-Baez is passionate about bringing poetry to fresh, unique venues such as cafes, galleries, schools and cultural centers. In 2004 she released a...

One Moment Changes Everything

Everybody loves a good story. The right story at the right time may have changed the way you look at the world or even...

Wall-E is a Movie Experience for All Humanity

Wall-E is a completely original work of staggering, visionary genius. The film also possesses so many brilliant nuances and human insights, and has such...

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

NEW BOOKSDAILY OM: Inspirational Thoughts for a Happy, Healthy, and Fulfilling Day, by Madisyn Taylor (Hay House), 300 pages, available at Amazon.com or bn.com...

Somewhere In Time…and Place

As I write this column, my wife and I are in beautiful Mendocino, Calif., for the city's annual film festival. Mendocino has been the...