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...
Forgiving and Receiving

Forgiving and Receiving

What is it to be both for giving and for receiving? Yes, I’m playing with words again to help us see that there’s more to the words we use than we’re sometimes aware of. I’ve looked at hundreds of quotes on forgiveness-forgiving; and less than five percent of them...
Recovering Your Dance

Recovering Your Dance

Do you remember when you danced just because you felt like it? For many of us this question takes us back to our childhood before we became self conscious of being judged by others and eventually by ourselves. It takes us into a time and space where life was fun and...
Bringing Life to Life

Bringing Life to Life

Did you have any cherished activities you left behind because you had to let them go to grow beyond where you were? What were these beloved pastimes and what about them did you cherish and now miss? What was the deep change that took place in you between the time you...
If You Want to Live Life Free

If You Want to Live Life Free

What do you suspect would happen if we’d all free ourselves from our “get serious” mindsets? Could we encounter new energies and new interests; maybe even new companions and experiences? What would greater clarity, calmness and tranquility do for you? How would more...