Apparently they were running late (pre-cell phone) and I had to wait with uncertainty on that dimly lit corner in the chill winter wind. More »
We all have grief in our hearts, whether it’s grief over something unfolding right now, as we speak, or grief over something that happened long ago, or even grief over the state of the world, the suffering of humanity and of our Mother Earth and all her creatures.
And this time appears to be particularly intense for many people. More »
What’s the surest way to have a Happy New Year? We know Resolutions rarely work. Ah, but solidifying your practice connecting within, Being and living your divine Self, that’s where the payoff comes. But how do we do this? More »
It felt so good. Her joy flew out of her and swirled around me like a bird, lightening and brightening my heart. More »
Is it true? We all hear the New Age truism, “You create your own reality.” Well, I am living proof of its truth and you are as well. If we just adjust our frame of mind a little, it becomes self-evident. More »
I have the best friends on Facebook. They make the best spiritual and introspective posts, many of which I share on facebook.com/innerlightgazette along with my own thoughts. But this time, something happened where I didn’t know what to reply to a “comment” and sat with it long enough to birth this essay. More »
I often think of life as a good game of miniature golf. We proceed along our path one obstacle at a time. The obstacles pull at our attention. Shall we go around, under, over, or through them? More »
In the last magazine, Blindsided by Flamingos, I spoke of a couple of events in one day where I was so focused on what I was doing that I misinterpreted some visual cues to what was happening. Clearly I had lost presence and was in my head.
What does this mean? Blessings are every little thing you have in your life to feel grateful for: every sweet moment with friends, family or strangers, every morsel of food that passes your lips, your warm bed if you have one, that you’ve survived another day if you don’t have one, More »