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10/24/11 Finding yourself

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The movie Finding Joe is really a movie that gives us a map of how we can discover our true Self. While much of the teaching that I hear about these days talks about some great stuff, they tend to ignore a crucial part of Self-discovery and the spiritual journey. The cartoonist, Ashleigh Brilliant, said it so well the other…

10/17/11 Finding Joe

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Do you know who Joseph Campbell is? I imagine most of you do. He was an amazing guy who studied many different cultural stories and myths and showed the world the incredible similarities distant cultures, whether in time or geography, had in common. George Lucas wrote Star Wars with Joseph’s materials in mind. Many years ago I invited him to…

10/10/11 A Moment With Barbara DeAngelis

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How fun it is to watch the Universe play in our lives. My wife and I had dinner down at the harbor Friday evening at a restaurant we enjoy and know most of the people who work there. After a great meal we walked out to the point where we regularly go to say our “daily gratitude”. Afterwards we walked…

10/03/11 Your Deepest Secret

What is your deepest secret? No, I mean the one that is deeper than that. I mean the one you wont even tell yourself. I mean the one that makes you feel too vulnerable and like people might not accept, understand, or be able to respond to you in a way that might be painful. What is your deepest truth?…

09/26/11 Is There A Place

Is there a place, a place deep inside of you, your mind, your being that you are afraid to go or are not comfortable breathing into? Do you enjoy breathing full and deep with a quiet mind in a still moment of now? Is there a place beyond you that you pretend isn’t you and are over-wary of remembering? Is…

09/19/11 Flight of Fear?

I shared about a hawk that my wife and I enjoyed watching as he was hovering in the same spot for a very extended period of time. A part of our fascination with his ability to ride the cliff’s updraft so effortlessly was that most of the time he was literally just holding still in one position. When there was…