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Vulnerabilities on display

Living authentically is ridiculously easy and terribly difficult. It is so very easy because when we’re truly living and acting from a place of authenticity, life flows...


Perspectives of a Seeker

Oprah and Deepak Chopra Meditation Experience Review

By Brandan Robertson What does it mean to truly be happy? Is happiness an attainable experience for us in this life, or is it one of many trivial pursuits that continually leave us wanting? These questions lie at the heart of Oprah and Deepak Chopra’s new 21-Day Meditation Experience, Expanding Your Happiness, which launches today. [Read More...]

Astrological Musings

The 2014 Autumn Equinox: A Stasis

artist unknown – if this is your work please contact me for attribution.   At the equinoxes and solstices, the Sun enters the cardinal signs of the tropical zodiac (Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn).  The chart for the event of the “Cardinal Ingress” – the moment at which the Sun enters the zero point of [Read More...]

A Happy Medium

Bitten: Psychic Vampires

They don’t have fangs and they don’t drink blood, but they are just as scary. They are called Psychic Vampires. A psychic vampire is someone whose energy and life force is weak from stress or trauma and so they unconsciously (and sometimes consciously) drain the energy from those around them in order to feel better [Read More...]

Remnants of a Veil on the Wings of Harmony

My cardinal tenet to continue doing my part for our collective collaboration as a surviving and aspiring humanity is to find and sustain my inner coherence and harmonious sound.

Wake Up Call

Three prayers that can help you daily, starting today.

How often do you pray? I’ve always been fascinated by the Muslim religion and its adherents who pray five times a day, an act that serves as a constant reminder of the role God plays in their lives. Equally compelling are the devout Christians who take a particular Bible passage (1 Thessalonians 5:17) at face value [Read More...]

Sarah Over the Moon

Liberating Liturgies: Down On the Corner (A Guest Post By KP)

Today’s Liberating Liturgy post comes from KP. They decided not to write their own liturgy, but to share with us a story told by a Jewish rabbi, and to rethink some classical Catholic liturgy. I found their perspective so important, and I know you’ll enjoy it as well.    KP lectures on Japanese lore, culture, [Read More...]

A Goddess in LA

Understanding the the Law of Attraction

I can’t sit by and watch another person judge and beat themselves up for not being positive or high-vibration enough to avoid attracting unwanted events. It’s nonsense and it drives me nuts. “After 5 years of practicing the law of attraction, I’ve lost everything (my job, my dog, my dad, my health). I’m angry and [Read More...]

Pluralism, Pragmatism, Progressivism

Eve Was Framed, the Serpent Was Right!

On August 13, 1971, the cover of LIFE Magazine featured an image of two women standing side-by-side. On the right, an classical painted image of a tall naked woman stands head-and-shoulders above a modern woman, who is fully dressed. The figure on the right is clearly the biblical figure of Eve, as she is covered [Read More...]

Spirituality and Consciousness

How You Can Find Evidence to Support Your New Belief

How You Can Find Evidence to Support Your New Belief Pamala Oslie   When you have a belief, you will find evidence to support that belief.  One of the ways to change a belief is to choose a new belief, find evidence to support the new belief, then begin to act as if this belief [Read More...]

The Divine Feminine

Tugging at my heart…

When I review my list of things to do, whose many items catch my eye, I realize my heart strings have been tugging at me since the beginning of time. When I look at my list, it seems to resemble the makings of a medieval palimpsest blinding contemporary eyes with irresistible twinges of potential luminosity. In [Read More...]

Evolutionary Thinning of the Veil

What is happening today is indeed a "thinning of the Veil" between human and Divine, leading, it certainly appears, toward what the Sufis call "the Supreme Identity"—the identity between a human soul and a divine God in a yet deeper or higher Godhead.

Living Awakening: Behind the Veil

Seeing through the veil is useless unless we live up to the largeness of our most awakened moments. An awakening asks us not only to seize the opportunities we're being given, but to let them inspire the way we live.

Seeing with the Eyes of the Heart: A Guided Meditation with Images
By Christine Valters Paintner