October Awakening

October Awakening

“What’s your favorite color,” I asked… She smiled in a way that spoke before the sounds came out her mouth. “October.” she answered with the wisdom of all ages. I smiled, looked within, took a deep breath, bowed and said: “For those who have souls to see,...
Awakening Currents of Creativity

Awakening Currents of Creativity

Birth, life, death and new life are the perennial rhythms in the impermanence and permanence of our lives in the cosmos. We travel ancient, modern, and progressive trajectories to discover the varying currents of both physical and non physical realities. We continue...
Awakening Presence

Awakening Presence

Around this time every year the global community gives a nod to the Easter Rabbit and the Living Christ among us. It’s a cosmic rite of new arisings and transformation that celebrates the innate possibilities and potentialities within all humanity. It’s ultimately...
Owning Your Shadow

Owning Your Shadow

Being a student of life I’ve been observing, studying and questioning other people and my many selves for decades. It’s become my profession and my obsession. After studying thousands of books, attending as many classes and interacting with tens of thousands of people...
The Alchemy of Change

The Alchemy of Change

The central tenet of alchemy is the idea that all matter is alive and is the hiding place of what many call God, Essence. It’s that which is seen and unseen, known and unknown, visible and invisible. It aligns with the traditional formulas of initiation: suffering,...
What Are You Seeing?

What Are You Seeing?

An insightful story from the Jewish tradition asks us to see beyond the obvious with a deep and attentive awareness because we all share the same paradoxical journey. A Rabbi asks his students: “How do you know the first moment of dawn has arrived?” After an elongated...