Sitting With Simple Self in Emptiness

Emptiness. Sitting with alone/loneliness. The crevice of space. Facing the Other, as Self.

We all know the value in facing our fears, confronting challenging parts of ourselves, doing “the work,” as we call it in my circles. Distilling the lessons from the parts of ourselves we don’t like so much, working to accept these as integral […]

April 1st, 2014|Blog|

Internal Geography: Finding Yourself

I’m a map girl. I love geography; I find it relaxing. I remember a friend of mine in grad school said there was nothing more relaxing for her than to pay bills each day as they arrived in the mail. Well, that is how I feel about maps. (Not bills!)

I have a very good sense […]

March 17th, 2014|Blog|

Blossoming Into Self-Truth and Forgiveness

Transmuting the Shadow
Compassion, forgiveness… Forgiving what seems utterly unforgivable in ourselves.

Where have you held onto severe judgments of yourself?

They are in the deeper layers of the self, where we keep hidden, even from ourselves. And like little monsters stuck in the cracks of the floorboards, they creep out; small, dark, hairy, petrified, raisin-fingered pointing […]

March 14th, 2014|Blog|

Signs of the Divine in Action – Everyday Miracles

The Divine shows up in our lives every day.  In small ways and grand ways, miracles are happening. We can encourage these miracles by first recognizing them. Seeing the feather in your path as a token of love from your angels. Noticing the ways the Divine loves us and wants to be known to us […]

March 3rd, 2014|Blog|

When All Signs Point To… Slow Down

I recently got pulled over by a handsome cop for speeding. He asked me if I was racing off to a hot date. At 10 AM on a Thursday?? I guess it could happen, but I replied, “I wish!” Then it sank in, he was flirting with me. HA.

This was the second speeding ticket I […]

February 26th, 2014|Blog|