Tag: journey

Caminos: Our Lives as Pilgrimage

Recently I saw a movie in which a father walks the Camio de Santiago in Spain for his son who died on the trail....

A Shared Path is a Blessed Journey

Every year, around November, I contemplate potential themes -- featured topics -- for each of the coming months to inspire readers to share their...

Search Within

An excerpt from The Journey Within  In this extremely materialistic society in which we are living, there is too much emphasis on physical things, on...

Wintertime Perspectives

From the very first lightly, softly, falling snowflake, I smile inward. Winter is here and all the joys and frustrations of winter are here,...

From the Heart: Soul at the Helm of Destiny

When actress Meryl Streep was about to graduate from college, she planned to become a lawyer. She applied to law school and set up...

Does it have to be hard?

My life has been easy. Oh, the usual break-ups, jobs I didn't like along the way; but my work for 37 years, though challenging, was...

The Power of One — 6 Ways You can make a...

A man who works as a bartender at a restaurant located one block from a major hospital offers this insight: "In my thirty years...

Volunteering is a life-changing Experience

A few year ago I received an invitation from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa, to go to Honduras to help a small...

The New Frontier: Leaving Cancer Behind

Four years ago this month, I started a journey that began with, "You have breast cancer." More than 20 years earlier I had been...

Magical Medicine Bag: Following a Dream to its End

Years ago I volunteered to drive a friend to Bozeman, Montana, for a short visit. Two nights before I was to pick up my...

METHICS Discovery — Discovering Well-Being

METHICS® is an acronym for: My Enjoyment Today = Happiness, Inspiration, Control, and Satisfaction. Control refers to trying to control ourselves and our life, rather...

Spirit Leaves: Our Sacred Journey

The prompt this month concerns "sacred intimacy." Divorced times three, intimacy for me meant disappearance -- the classic "urge to merge." Energetically attuned to...

From the Editor: Following Your Bliss

I HAD A LOVELY CHAT recently with intuitive and healer Nadine Penny, a regular monthly Edge columnist who shares her "Words of Wisdom" each...

My Spiritual Journey

SEVERAL YEARS AGO, I found myself to be angry and disconnected from life. I was blessed to be introduced to spiritual teachers who helped...

Release

I entered the dark, heated room, placed my mat on the floor, and readied myself for another guided meditation class. A circle of candles...

Courage

Editor's note: This is an excerpt from Making the Shift: Field Guide to the Emerging Consciousness, Volume 1 Powerful universal energies are pushing us to...

Cancer: the Disingenuous Disease — The Story is in the Blood

Third in a series Within a month of being diagnosed with breast cancer I had completed several important tasks: I met with the oncologists --...