Book Reviews

Natalie Goldberg and Julia Cameron are writers and writing teachers well known for their approach to writing as a spiritual practice. As I’ve followed their work for about 20 years, I’m always curious to see their latest offerings. In Old Friend from Far Away, based on her popular workshops, Goldberg lets us know that memoir […]

Book Review: Through Time into Healing

Books for an Inner Journey- THROUGH TIME INTO HEALING by Brian L. Weiss, M.D. Fireside Books, Simon and Schuster Psychiatry can cure emotional problems stemming from one’s youth using hypnosis. Dr. Brian Weiss has become world renown because he allows his patients to help cure themselves of both emotional and physical pain by using hypnosis […]

Seekers of Being

What a wonderful – packed full of surprises, shifts in awareness and joy filled – ride I’m on! At last, my intentions and work over the course of my life is bearing blessed fruit. My harvest consists of renewed focus of effort, validation of my mystical journey and purpose in service. It’s all manifesting in […]

Reflection on Mothers

Mother Teresa once said, "I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love." As Mother’s Day approaches, I reflect on the complex relationship I share with my own mother. Mothers have been represented in popular culture as anything from angels to monsters. The […]

Grieving and Giving

My son Colin died this year on the last day of March. Actually, Colin was my stepson, but I had been in his life since he was 11. He was my son. Colin had been very ill; in the hospital since mid-February. He had an infection around his heart, and apparently his heart suddenly gave […]