Tag: awakening

Group Awakening and the Independent Spirit

An excerpt from Making the Shift: Field Guide to the Emerging Consciousness Volume 1 We are undergoing a collective shift in consciousness that is...

From the Heart: Mechanics and Miracles

I have long been fascinated by the phenomenon of crop circles. In 1994 I made a pilgrimage to England to study the mysterious formations,...

The New Plastics

In a classic scene in The Graduate, young Ben is at his college graduation party when a friend of his parents takes him aside...

In-betweeners: My Unexpected Awakening

The first 44 years of my life was, for the most part, like many others. I had a job, a family, a home; I...

Fulfillment of Evolving Perfection

Several years ago I attended a five-day retreat focused on Sophia, an aspect of Divine Feminine expressing Wisdom. This was an intense workshop, with...

When the Student is Ready, the Teacher Appears

I have always been interested, fascinated and intrigued by things of the spirit -- near-death experiences, out-of-body adventures, ESP, psychics, spirit communication -- for...

The Flower Child: My Unexpected Awakening (A true story)

While standing on the sidewalk near my front yard on a muggy, steamy July day, I noticed a woman approaching from the street. Her...

Near-death experiences…

I've had five near-death experiences now. Five times I have been in the same room near the side of loved ones as they have...

I thought I was dying

I have always been the picture of health, so when I started having distressing symptoms that sounded like possible ovarian cancer, I finally went...

My Unexpected Awakening

Life is so fascinating. A few months ago I was fired from a bizarrely stressful job. I had been putting money aside the whole...

Witnessing

An excerpt from Enlightenment Ain't What it Is Cracked Up To Be: A Journey of Discovery, Snow and Jazz in the Soul. It all began...

Leave Your Nets

December marks the beginning of whale season in Hawaii. Around this time majestic humpback whales appear in Hawaiian waters, having traversed 3,000 miles of...

Finding Meaning in Mundane Tasks

While we are focused on spirituality, ascension, awakening, deepening, enlightenment and higher consciousness, well, sometimes life gets in the way, doesn't it? It would...

The Awakening To Inner Stillness

My own journey, like so many others, was forged through a myriad of obstacles, the largest of which was dealing with a mental illness....

Awakening through Principles for Conscious Living

As Earth moves through these shifting times and we accelerate towards the year 2012, our lives are changing in many ways - physically, mentally,...

Sign of the Times

Through the process, there was a deeper, more extraordinary dissolution of the egoic self than I had previously experienced. It wasn't a dissolving like...

The Path of Presence

Question: What must I do to awaken and be free? Where is the moment from asleep to awake? Answer: To awaken requires a deep intention...