Reaching enlightenment is accomplished by moving from the mental sphere to the heart. Not the old energy heart that took on the wounds of humanity, but the new, sovereign heart that is developing. Continue reading
A woman new to my apartment complex was sharing with me in conversation that the first time she saw me, she said to herself, “There is someone I would like to know. There is someone walking around without any baggage.” Continue reading
I felt my mother softly nudging me to write this post. She passed away decades ago but is always around me.
I wanted to share with you women especially my relationship to my mother. It’s a relationship that most women have with their mothers. A relationship that goes back a long, long way throughout many lifetimes. Like most relationships with mothers and daughters ours was not as close as I would have liked it to be. I did not realize how much my mother was struggling. How oppressed she felt by her circumstances and the patriarchal world she found herself within. She too was internalizing her own mother’s grief and struggle. On down the ancestral line. Continue reading
(Author’s note: You may have noticed that I have been publishing more frequently than usual. While on ‘vacation’ last month, I ended up feeling inspired and writing more than expected. Consequently I have a few posts in the queue.)
I have a dear friend who I have known for almost 50 years. I witnessed him going through, and helped him through the toughest times in his life. The time he began embracing his homosexuality. It couldn’t have been easy, dissolving a five-year marriage to a woman, and being misunderstood, even rejected by those he was closest to. And living as someone who is only a shadow of who he really is for all those years. Continue reading