writing

FLORIDA: A short story by Max Reif

FLORIDA: A short story by Max Reif

1. I’ve tried to tell the story of my family’s motor trip to Florida, which I believe was in 1959, when I was eleven, many...
February 3, 2014 × 1 comment

mindfulness practice

BORED NO MORE: The wonder of life is ever present and of infinite variety

BORED NO MORE: The wonder of life is ever present and of infinite variety

It’s funny that boredom even exists. We have instant access to the Internet, games, chatting, emailing, and that’s only with...
February 2, 2014 × 2 comments

video

Connected: A Film for Change

Connected: A Film for Change

Kate Rawarth, the senior researcher for Oxfam featured in Paul and Kate Maple’s 2013 documentary, Connected: A Film for Change,...
February 2, 2014 × 1 comment

personal growth

SENSING ENERGY: 5 strategies to read people’s emotional energy

SENSING ENERGY: 5 strategies to read people’s emotional energy

The following article is excerpted from Judith Orloff’s book The Ecstasy of Surrender: 12 Surprising Ways Letting Go...
January 30, 2014 × 9 comments

personal growth

HO’OPONOPONO: 5 tips for clearing the subconscious and opening to the divine

HO’OPONOPONO: 5 tips for clearing the subconscious and opening to the divine

After practicing Ho’oponopono for almost 10 years, it’s clear to me that the Hawaiians have a wonderful tool for clearing...
January 29, 2014 × 1 comment

contemplations

A SENSE OF CURIOSITY: Finding the wonder in life just as a child does

A SENSE OF CURIOSITY: Finding the wonder in life just as a child does

In spiritual literature there is often an admonition to stay childlike. Childlike is very different from childish. Of course these...
January 27, 2014 × 1 comment

video

The Unspoken Word

The Unspoken Word

When most people think about poetry, past greats such as Wordsworth, Keats, Dickinson and Plath come to mind. But one contemporary...
January 26, 2014 × 0 comments

sustainable economics

SACRED ECONOMICS: The balance of giving and receiving

SACRED ECONOMICS: The balance of giving and receiving

This year I didn’t set resolutions or goals. Instead, I chose a focus word (balance) to guide my decisions throughout the year....
January 25, 2014 × 2 comments

quotations

DON’T TAKE LIFE TOO SERIOUSLY: 25 funny inspirational quotes

DON’T TAKE LIFE TOO SERIOUSLY: 25 funny inspirational quotes

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. – Elbert Hubbard If the facts don’t fit the theory,...
January 24, 2014 × 0 comments