“This is all an elaborate hoax.” INDEED!

What a beautiful observation of the nature of reality… — Nicole Legendary US film critic Roger Ebert’s wife Chaz recounts her personal memoir of her husband’s passing after an intense battle with cancer in Esquire: http://www.esquire.com/blogs/news/roger-ebert-final-moments Ebert’s detailed history with cancer can be read elsewhere, but I was most taken with these words Chaz wroteContinue reading ““This is all an elaborate hoax.” INDEED!”

Feeling Whole, Feeling Peace

What would it feel like to feel complete within yourself? Is there something that has been holding you back? A fear? An old wound? What if…you were able to dive into that fear, down into the belly of that whale, and then re-emerge again safe, whole, and healed? Think it’s not possible? Think that nothingContinue reading “Feeling Whole, Feeling Peace”

Welcome to Spring!

A time for rebirth, creating oneself anew, and the beginnings of the creative force of spring! The Greek story of Demeter and Persephone celebrates the springtime. Persephone, who had been spirited away beneath the earth by her uncle, (they did that in those days…) Hades, to become the Queen of the Dead, returns in theContinue reading “Welcome to Spring!”

You Are Perfect Just As You Are!

The words below from the film Hugo speak to the importance and interconnectedness of everyone and everything…You exist exactly as you should and your life will unfold perfectly. (That doesn’t mean you will get everything you want, but the story of your life is always an intricate masterpiece of sheer perfection!) “I’d imagine the wholeContinue reading “You Are Perfect Just As You Are!”

Getting Sucked Back in to the Drama

Experiencing the world from a Non-Dual perspective, or in other words, through the understanding that nothing is actually happening other than the manifestations of mind, does not exempt one from “falling back into the drama again.” In order to explain to “others” how a shift in perspective can reveal a change to the storyline ofContinue reading “Getting Sucked Back in to the Drama”

The Wisdom of Rumi

“This being human is a guest house. Every morning is a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor…Welcome and entertain them all. Treat each guest honorably. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful forContinue reading “The Wisdom of Rumi”