Not Knowing

Not Knowing

  Have you ever been lost? I mean really lost in a place you didn’t know with no one to help you find your way? Maybe it was hiking in the mountains after dark due to a miscalculation or sailing on the ocean or Great Lakes in the fog with no GPS. Then there are those...
Showing Up

Showing Up

When I’m inspired, connected and seeing into the possibilities that are ever present, I experience everything as a miracle. Here my Inner Being connects to everything. From this space all I see and feel seems to be miraculous; an outpouring of outstanding and unusual...
Vision + Action = Mission

Vision + Action = Mission

It was a three day intensive training retreat on Awareness and Leadership Development. It was scripted in a very straight forward and rigid way. The morning of the second day we broke into small groups of four, were given a teaching on ‘Mission’ and directed to write...
Your Angst Is Your Liberation

Your Angst Is Your Liberation

Decades ago when I was sitting in the Zen tradition I heard Angst is your Liberation as a koan. It didn’t make any sense. It required me to stretch beyond my five senses into a multi-sensory dimension. It took me from a binary dualistic operating system into a ternary...
Presence Is Your Product

Presence Is Your Product

The Presence I want to speak of is that of being fully conscious and aware in the present moment. It includes deep listening and learning beyond our habitual patterns, preconceptions and past ways of thinking. It requires letting go of old identities, belief systems...