Be The Beauty

Be The Beauty

Be The Beauty I woke up angry this morning. I was dreaming about an incident that happened fifty years ago and used it as an excuse to hold a grudge against someone I was presently in conflict with.  I then spent an hour writing in my journal and was finally able to...
November Invitation

November Invitation

Reflection In this third week of November, like the earth, I find myself growing quietly reflective as the days grow shorter and the nights grow longer. My biorhythms seem to be changing with the trees as they slowly shed their leaves to create new scenes, to speak of...
Give It Up?

Give It Up?

It was twenty years ago that I first discovered ‘the Work’ of George Gurdjieff and two of his principle students, Peter Ouspensky and Maurice Nicoll. The teaching comes from the work Gurdjieff began in the late eighteen hundreds. It was called esoteric Christianity....
Exploring the Prosperous Heart

Exploring the Prosperous Heart

Julia Cameron, author of the Artist’s Way series, believes the prosperous heart is farsighted. She also sees it as expansive, so expansive that “it expands to encompass God’s plans for us.” How you perceive ‘God’ and how caught up you are in your limited rational...
What Makes a Holy Week?

What Makes a Holy Week?

Have you ever pondered what you trade for your paycheck? Have you recognized how much influence over your life you give those who employ you? When you say you don’t have a choice, aren’t you giving up your life, your soul, your creativity, your uniqueness, and an...