Meaning

Growing Pains

Growing Pains

Life is continuous journey. The irony is that, more often than not, we haven’t the faintest idea where we are going…yet going we must. That is the process of growth, personal or otherwise. For example, today is the 100th day of rioting and protests in […]

Love in Action

Love in Action

I’m a big Mr. Rogers fan. His books are a staple in my waiting room. Three slim volumes of simple, heartfelt wisdom. His words are as relevant today, as when he first spoke them. In August, 1968, the country was still reeling from the assassination […]

Prepare for the Ultimate Gaslighting*

Prepare for the Ultimate Gaslighting*

*Gaslighting, if you don’t know the word, is defined as manipulation into doubting your own sanity; as in, Carl made Mary think she was crazy, even though she clearly caught him cheating. He gaslit her. Pretty soon, as the country begins to figure out how […]

Lessons in Times of Crisis

Lessons in Times of Crisis

Bill Gates – who donated 85 million to combat the virus last month – believes that despite the chaos, there is “a spiritual purpose behind everything that happens”. In an open letter, entitled What is the Corona/ Covid-19 Virus Really Teaching us?, he wrote: “I’m a […]

Strange New World

Strange New World

This photo series by Eric Pickersgill is a powerful visual of how devices have crept into our relationships and how they are impacting our lives.

How to Become a Spiritual Master in a Day

How to Become a Spiritual Master in a Day

The following is an ancient teaching over 20,000 years old on how to become a spiritual master in a day. It will surprise you in its simplicity: Do three kind actions in a day. Go out of your way to do them and don’t tell […]

Ms. Takes

Ms. Takes

Judith Weiser calls snapshots “footprints of the mind,” where the present holds the past and carries the story behind the words. Photos capture a moment that holds the feelings, thoughts, and emotions forever in time. Nonverbally encoded within each image is the way their creator […]

Authenticity

Authenticity

At its root, authenticity requires self-knowledge and self-awareness. Authentic people accept their strengths and weaknesses. They are accountable. They are connected to their values and desires and act deliberately in ways that are consistent with those qualities. Authenticity is about being genuine and real.  It allows […]

Soul Sisterhood

Soul Sisterhood

The importance of finding your tribe cannot be underestimated. True friends will set you straight, build you up and watch your back. Since the beginning of time women have bonded and formed community to inspire, motivate and help each other overcome and thrive. The great […]

Collect Memories, Not Stuff

Collect Memories, Not Stuff

I used to pride myself in knowing the only shopping I enjoyed was for produce. For me, a day at the Farmer’s Market was and is nothing short of a spiritual experience, while going to the mall is like a visit to the Inferno. That […]