quotations

SWAMI VIVEKANANDA QUOTES: 20 quotes to enhance your daily life

SWAMI VIVEKANANDA QUOTES: 20 quotes to enhance your daily life

In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart. – Swami Vivekananda (following quotes all by Swami Vivekananda) (adsbygoogle...
January 18, 2016 × 3 comments

mindful living

RELATIONSHIP OF AGING: 8 tips for a better parent / child relationship as parents age

RELATIONSHIP OF AGING: 8 tips for a better parent / child relationship as parents age

Watching parents age is tough. Watching your divorced and still single parents age is heartbreaking. Not once did it ever cross...
January 17, 2016 × 2 comments

fiction

ADIEU, RIVENDELL: Leaving God to find God [Part 1 of 2]

ADIEU, RIVENDELL: Leaving God to find God [Part 1 of 2]

Part I Flight under cover of darkness I walk out of my house at 4 a.m., carrying my duffel bag and guitar, and make sure the door...
January 16, 2016 × 1 comment

poetry

POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: How to Feed Your Silence, Puddles, Eviction

POEMS BY RYAN WARREN: How to Feed Your Silence, Puddles, Eviction

How to Feed Your Silence First, know this: it will hide. It is skittish, fragile, wide eyes peering from your darkest wood, feeding...
January 14, 2016 × 1 comment

nutrition

GOOD FOR THE GUT: Two dinner recipes that support a healthy balance of prebiotics and probiotics

GOOD FOR THE GUT: Two dinner recipes that support a healthy balance of prebiotics and probiotics

If you’re unfamiliar with prebiotics and probiotics, these are substances found within the digestive system which, when...
January 14, 2016 × 0 comments

personal growth

UNCOMFORTABLE IS HEALTHY: Learn How to Confront Your Emotions to Gain Strength and Grow

UNCOMFORTABLE IS HEALTHY: Learn How to Confront Your Emotions to Gain Strength and Grow

We wish our lives away. From the time we’re born to the time we pass into the next world, we’re in a constant state wishing...
January 12, 2016 × 0 comments

fiction

THE MOUSE AND THE DANDELION: Lessons in life and love

THE MOUSE AND THE DANDELION: Lessons in life and love

“Excuse me, excuse me, move over, coming through, ahem, pardon, beg yours,” said the mouse, as he scurried rather randomly...
January 10, 2016 × 0 comments

book reviews

WIRED TO CREATE: Unraveling the mysteries of the creative mind [book review]

WIRED TO CREATE: Unraveling the mysteries of the creative mind [book review]

WIRED TO CREATE: Unraveling the mysteries of the creative mind Scott Barry Kaufman, Carolyn Gregoire [Penguin Group USA, 286 pages] If...
January 4, 2016 × 1 comment

mind-spirit

DREAMFULLY AWAKE: The gift of learning through dreaming

DREAMFULLY AWAKE: The gift of learning through dreaming

Two nights ago, the night of 29/30 December 2015, I had an astoundingly clear dream. I woke up remembering each detail with absolute...
January 3, 2016 × 1 comment