Category Archives: Philosophy

Don’t Go Back To Sleep

“The breezes at dawn have secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep! You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep! People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds … Continue reading

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Balance

We are out of balance – women and men. Somewhere along the way we lost the feminine side of our natures. Or, if not lost, at least repressed – unacknowledged – unlived. With the advent of christianity somewhere around 2,000 … Continue reading

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The Unknown

“One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.” – Krishnamurti (1895 – 1986) Doesn’t this teaching by Krishnamurti put a whole new twist on things? First, it helps us see – … Continue reading

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Courage or Fear?

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anais Nin The definition of courage is “the ability to do something that frightens one. . . strength in the face of pain or grief.” Pretty straight forward. Lots of … Continue reading

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What Energy Are You Adding To The World Today?

“We are all affecting the world every moment, whether we mean to or not. Our actions and states of mind matter, because we are so deeply interconnected with one another.” — Ram Dass Did you ever stop to think that … Continue reading

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Blessings and Curses

Beliefs. Isn’t it amazing that our core beliefs – which color the way we see the world around us and everything in it – are the true genesis for most of what we consider to be our blessings and curses? … Continue reading

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Love Is A State of Being

“Love is a state of Being. Your love is not outside; it is deep within you. You can never lose it, and it cannot leave you. It is not dependent on some other body, some external form.” – Eckhart Tolle … Continue reading

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Enlightenment is a Destructive Process

“Enlightenment is a destructive process. It has nothing to do with becoming better or being happier. Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth. It’s seeing through the facade of pretense. It’s the complete eradication of everything we imagined to be … Continue reading

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Gifts and Challenges

Free will. Most of us like the idea that we have free will. I get to choose pretty much every nano second of every day how I want to live my life. The word in that sentence that gets us … Continue reading

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Consider Choosing Happiness

“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.” – Mildred Barthel I agree happiness is a choice like so many other aspects of life. When we are going through a time of ease and joy, happiness is an easy … Continue reading

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