PSYCHE

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It's never too late for an encounter with truth

I just love spring. I love everything about spring. No matter how many times I watch buds popping out of the branches making their way into the open air en route to becoming flowers, more

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What Are You Willing to Do to Become a Better Person?

Believe it or not, I overheard a man ask someone that question while I was at the airport this past December more

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BECOMING YOUR OWN SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR

In the past centuries, few people have attempted to climb the spiritual mountain without the help of a trusted guide more

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How Do You Understand Power?

One of my core teachings is that power is the fundamental ingredient of the human experience more

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What is the Purpose of Spirituality

The spiritual path is a journey of constant preparation and refinement. The inner work you do is the means through which you challenge illusions about your life that need to fade away.. more

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The Fifth Mystical Law: Maintain Spiritual Congruency

Whether you strike out on the path of consciousness in order to heal yourself or to engage more profoundly in matters of the spirit, one way of describing your goal is to say that you want to become a congruent human being. more

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The Fourth Mystical Law: Trust in Divine Paradox, Irony, and Synchronicity

Paradox is one of the languages of the Divine, an apparent contradiction that nonetheless contains the truth. more

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The Second Mystical Law: Forgiveness is Essential

Scientists, physicians, and psychologists who have researched the relationship between stress and illness have concluded that the ability or inability to forgive affects the outcome of serious illness. People who have a forgiving nature increase their chances of recovery. more

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The First Mystical Law: There is only Now

The heart of so many mystical disciplines is “Stay fully present.” Learn to keep your spirit fully in focus, so that you know where “all of you” is at all times. Such a profound truth is one that the mind cannot grasp, because the intellect cannot get to this place called “now.” more

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QUESTIONS FOR YOUR SOUL

The Solstice, the longest day of the year, or the shortest if you reside in the southern hemisphere. I’m not sure what the power significance of this day is, which is to say I’m not fluent in Wiccan, but I do know that in the world of high holy pagan rituals, this is a most sacred day. On Monday the sun was at its brightest point for us and at its darkest for others – think about that. more

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Our Need for Inspiration

The human spirit is capable of an endless number of extraordinary feats. It is a dragon slayer, animating its presence within our being to challenge images and thoughts that arise from the depths of our darkness. more

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Self-Help: How Do You Know What You Need?

My most recent on-line Reflections class was, “HELP: How to Be of Help/How to Ask for Help.” Several “hum” and “ah-ha” moments were obviously collecting in my inner file system on this topic, all of which instantly organized themselves into a wave of curiosity when I heard someone remark, “Well, if she needs help, she’ll ask for it.” more

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Small Things That Are Really Big

Let’s start this article with a few questions that you’ve prob-ably never asked yourself more

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Wisbits to Live By

Wisbits – little bits of wisdom – is one of my new things. I love wisdom in all its many forms: Wise truths, wise sayings, wise insights. And now I have Wisbits. more

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Simple Truths That I Hope Will Enrich Your Spirit

One summer I sent out a letter requesting personal stories of acts of service that have been provided to you or that you have given to others. The response was more than overwhelming... more

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The Power of Archetypes in Your Life

Archetypal patterns are about what makes us who we are and what drives us. They hold the key to our inner mysteries, power symbols, dreams as well as our cravings, fashion sense, and spending patterns. more

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Power Questions: Your answers can change your life

One of the more difficult truths to convey to people is that changing anything about your life - your health, the direction of your life, the quality of opportunities that you generate, how happy you are - is not that difficult... more