Tag Archives: Authenticity

Wearing Gloves

“We waste so much energy trying to cover up who we are, when beneath every attitude is the want to be loved, and beneath every anger is a wound to be healed and beneath every sadness is the fear that … Continue reading

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Staring at the Water

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.” – Tagore What sea do you want to cross? A new relationship – more love in your life – a more rewarding job – a healthier financial … Continue reading

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All of You

Astrology has taught me we have many aspects making up the whole of who we are.  Part of me is a lover, part a fighter.  Part wants to be a success in life, part wants to sit on a mountain … Continue reading

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Falling or Flying?

Did you ever watch baby birds in the nest? At first they are all snuggled in together – they look really comfortable. Parents are feeding them. A safe little world. At some point they become curious and want to explore. … Continue reading

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Religion Doesn’t Hurt Anything?

“When I hear from people that religion doesn’t hurt anything, I say really? Well besides wars, the crusades, the inquisitions, 9-11, ethnic cleansing, the suppression of women, the suppression of homosexuals, fatwas, honor killings, suicide bombings, arranged marriages to minors, … Continue reading

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Joseph Campbell: All Religions Are True But None Are Literal

Joseph Campbell (1904 – 1987) was a teacher of comparative mythology and comparative religion – a true scholar.  Bill Moyers did a PBS series of interviews with him entitled The Power of Myth – it brought a lot of Campbell’s … Continue reading

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Your Song

“A bird does not sing because it has an answer – it sings because it has a song.” – Maya Angelou What is your song?  What do you have to say?  The song of your soul, your very being.  I … Continue reading

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Fanning Your Flames

“Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames” – Rumi Isn’t it the greatest feeling in the world to be with like-minded souls?  Others who share your interests, the ideas are coming so fast you are both … Continue reading

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Get Up Stand Up

“Get up, stand up for your right.  Get up, stand up don’t give up the fight.” I love this Bob Marley song from the 70s.  You can see a rendition by Playing for Change on YouTube here.  Some believe the … Continue reading

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Can You Change?

“A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.” – Muhammad Ali I would add:  “And, a person who views themselves the same at fifty as they … Continue reading

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