personal growth

PROSPERITY EVERY DAY: 10 daily affirmations to guide you on your path to creative, spiritual and financial fulfillment

PROSPERITY EVERY DAY: 10 daily affirmations to guide you on your path to creative, spiritual and financial fulfillment

I – A spiritual bottom line Prosperity isn’t about money. This statement flies in the face of our usual thinking. “Of...
March 4, 2015 × 0 comments

nutrition

GLUTEN-FREE GOODNESS: Three tasty recipes that call for alternative grains

GLUTEN-FREE GOODNESS: Three tasty recipes that call for alternative grains

With growing numbers of people developing gastrointestinal sensitivities to gluten (or Celiac disease) and many more wanting to lose...
March 2, 2015 × 0 comments

leadership

IN SEARCH OF A LEADER: A fictional account of what a true leader would look like

IN SEARCH OF A LEADER: A fictional account of what a true leader would look like

She was born out of the fire. Humankind had been on a search for a true leader. There had been many that came and left, but for some...
March 1, 2015 × 2 comments

contemplations

REAL FRIENDSHIP: Set free by the spiritual calling within us

REAL FRIENDSHIP: Set free by the spiritual calling within us

Here we are in a new year, 2015. Over the holidays I was vividly aware of the true message that Jesus brought. His birth brought the...
February 27, 2015 × 0 comments

leadership

CONSCIOUS EVOLUTION: Awakening the power of our social potential

CONSCIOUS EVOLUTION: Awakening the power of our social potential

Conscious evolution is a “mother” meme, calling together individual memes that hold information for creating new communications,...
February 25, 2015 × 0 comments

spiritual practices

A WORLD OF INFINITE POSSIBILITY: Connecting physical and spiritual energy through ritual

A WORLD OF INFINITE POSSIBILITY: Connecting physical and spiritual energy through ritual

Rituals have largely been lost in the Western world, and the ones that remain are most commonly connected with birth and death, but...
February 23, 2015 × 0 comments

essays

MY MAMA KISSED A COCKROACH: Freedom of choice and compassion

MY MAMA KISSED A COCKROACH: Freedom of choice and compassion

Choice is a cornerstone of American society. The songs my classmates and I learned in grade school heralded freedom of choice—room...
February 22, 2015 × 0 comments

writing

ME AND HUCK FINN: Long-ago riverboat days

ME AND HUCK FINN: Long-ago riverboat days

In the summer of 1974 I worked for a month on a towboat, pushing barges up and down the Mississippi and Ohio rivers. This was just...
February 20, 2015 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

3 WAYS TO EAT SIMPLY: But also eat well

3 WAYS TO EAT SIMPLY: But also eat well

One of the most basic challenges to living simply is eating simply. It’s one thing not to clutter up a house with unnecessary stuff...
February 18, 2015 × 0 comments