The Gift (for RNS)

On an April night that seems sacred by way of the sky's spectacular design, you take me to see your father's grave. Nothing about this is sad.  It...

Headlong

Headlong is not "wrong" when you are listening to your own song. Headlong is neither head nor long but your heart quickening fast and strong.

unsubstantiated rumours

I want an unusual completeness, completely, if I should find myself walking before angels. I don't want to be found outside of prayer. I want to be...

little sisters of the poor

a small gift is easier to accept for this you can hold in one hand. anything larger should have celestial dimensions; the moon, the path back to paradise,...

see me in the whisper

Does it matter whether I am black, white, male or female whether my name is Brahman, God, Yahweh or Krishna? Whether my apprentices in the world are named Christ Buddha or Mohammed? Only see me...

No Need To Save Me

When it comes to salvation, enlightenment or awakening, there's no need to save me or me to save you. We're already saved, we've only been slaves to beliefs of unworthiness and...

Infinitely Pi

At first glance it appears to move in one direction: 3.14159265358979... and on and on and on... approximate infinity. Oh! The magic of dancing a round around, measuring out the great...

New books examine Money, Art of Living

What if you had the courage to extend your limits and create the life of your dreams, one that is rich and fulfilling in...

love in a time of poverty

I have known love by another name, turned to song, battered and reluctant, surfacing for air in just a few words. distracted by memories of another life. I...

Summer Books & Music – Part 2

Previews of New Books and Music for Body, Mind & Soul New Music NEW BOOKS Always Dreaming: A Five-Step Technique for Interpreting Our Waking Dream-Like Conflicts, by David...

Daddy Come Back

-- In honor of my father, Scott Carney Schuck, ho is still getting his message out! He struggles to right himself From the bed where he...

Soul

Be silent Be still, Awakened. Be the silence That struggles To be heard. Perceive Acknowledge, Be the wisdom. Love Be loved Be silence. Be this space, This inner sanctum, That is Your soul.

On exhibit: Angels Around — photography by John-Brian Paprock

An exhibit of photography by John-Brian Paprock, artist and author, will be on display October 1 through November 11 at The Gallery, located at...

Let’s Walk

let's walk down Franklin Avenue hand in hand and we won't part for anyone not the man who might be drunk not the old lady in a burka...

The Living One

As a mirror was crafted in front of me, An overwhelming sensation consumes a now swollen heart. Joy and bitterness reflect each other as yin and...

New Books | Winter 2017

All's Well: Where Thou Art Earth and Why, by John Lefebvre (John Lefebvre Press), 196 pages -- A freewheeling rollick through the history and...

Child of the Universe

An excerpt from Beyond The River's Gate Each of us Is an eternal Child of the Universe. Traveling from world to world Living on As Beings of conscious energy;...