Pain, Suffering and Self-Realization

Pain, Suffering and Self-Realization

  Illusion provides opportunities for humans to explore what love is not. Pain is a precious tool, prying our hearts openand pointing us toward our destiny. Childhood trauma and/or the absence of love foster illusions of separateness, abandonment and/or...
10 Rules for Being Human

10 Rules for Being Human

  You will receive a body. You may like it or hate it, but it’s yours to keep for the entire period. You will learn lessons. You are enrolled in a fulltime informal school called “life.” There are no mistakes, only lessons. Growth is a process of trial, error,...
Terror in Oz

Terror in Oz

  In the original book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz before the terrifying flying monkeys took flight, Nick Chopper, thewoodsman later called the Tin Man, fell in love with a humble maidservant from Munchkin Country named Nimmie Amee. When she returned his...
Transformation

Transformation

  When an infant scrapes his or her knee, they often run to their parents in tears. When a nurturing mother/father or sensitive caretaker scoop this child up, holds them close to their heart and spontaneously offers compassion many good things happen. Comforting...
Laziness, Procrastination and Sloth

Laziness, Procrastination and Sloth

Fear is an insidious energy that pretends to protect us, but keeps us small, unproductive and alone when we attempt to leave our comfort zone. Being totally honest, present, and accountable to public scrutiny is a daunting proposition. Many of us get scared, hide and...
A Meditation about Love

A Meditation about Love

  Love enables us to conquer illusion, rise above division and prepares us for a good fight for our survival. Often conflict looks like a challenge to love one another more, but it is usually a reminder to develop more self-love. Humanity is an aspect of divinity...