Tag: transformation

Destruction is not an enemy, but a gift

Destruction is not an enemy, but a gift

I’m sure you’ve noticed by now that destruction is a recurring and uncontrollable part of life. So is creation, but destruction is the energy that gets the bad rap. Destruction is judged as a negative, an unnecessary evil, and it often gets mixed up with […]

The mystical growth of the Joshua tree

The mystical growth of the Joshua tree

Several years back, I went to Joshua Tree State Park to see the annual blooming of the Joshua trees. I joined a fascinating talk given by one of the park rangers, called ‘Meeting the Joshua Tree’, and learned about the mystical growth of these special […]

If you want to heal the world, start by healing yourself

If you want to heal the world, start by healing yourself

You already have what it takes to help heal the world you live in. You can create healing on this planet. The trick is that you have to begin with yourself, and do your own healing from within. You are not responsible for healing the […]

Optimism is a revolutionary and spiritual choice

Optimism is a revolutionary and spiritual choice

I am an optimist, happily so. I’ve been one my whole life, and expect to continue. I feel fortunate and grateful that I tend to look on the sunny side, even when there’s nothing but clouds. If the glass looks empty, I have no doubt […]

Creating a new world with curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance

Creating a new world with curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance

What do curiosity, imagination, and clairvoyance have to do with creating a new world? Only everything. Curiosity asks, “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where people get along with each other? A world at peace? That would be so […]

Oh for the love of self

Oh for the love of self

The parts of me I loved fiercely as a young girl were my certainty and strength. At the age of 5, I was brave, and had a fierce sense of right and wrong. I had a natural love of myself. I wouldn’t allow any other […]

What does your impossible dream look like?

What does your impossible dream look like?

“There is no use trying,” said Alice; “one can’t believe impossible things.” “I dare say you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as […]

What I learned about unity from my visit to the Berlin Wall

What I learned about unity from my visit to the Berlin Wall

On my first visit to Europe, I saw the Berlin Wall and both Berlins up close. Two friends and I went on a month long journey throughout Germany, Austria, and Czechoslovakia. It was December 1986, I had just turned 28, and I was ecstatic to […]

The work you do on you, helps you to do your work

The work you do on you, helps you to do your work

The time you spend giving to and healing yourself, is time well invested. Sometimes I allow myself to get so busy with my work and activities that I run myself down. I’ve been primarily self employed for most of my adult years, and in my […]

On having your space in an ever changing world

On having your space in an ever changing world

It’s easy to lose perspective at times like the one we are living in now. We seem to be moving faster every day, as if the planet itself is spinning quicker too. Life on earth feels pretty intense these days, with both brilliant miracles and […]