September-October 2015

How things can change in the blink of an eye. A river poisoned, a loved-one with a life-threatening diagnosis, a friend unexpectedly exiting the body temple. These are the things that mold us, shape us. After the initial shock passes, we can choose to allow these kinds of events...

November-December 2016

I for one am looking forward to the shorter days and longer nights. I feel I could really use a good rest, how about you? Wouldn’t you love a long winter’s nap, a hibernation to digest all that has happened in the last year? The question for most of...

September-October 2016

September-October 2016: It has been like that lately. Lots of opportunities to see where I still need to expand my consciousness. And I mean LOTS. It can feel frustrating to feel like I need to surrender, yet again. But balance is not something you create one time and you’re...

November-December 2015

Another season; another year drawing to a close; another opportunity to flow with the rhythms of nature. We may recognize that with the onset of shorter days and cooler temperatures that it is natural for us to spend more time in a state of introspection. The question is, will...

November-December 2014

As we approach the winter, it is encoded in our nature to become more introspective. But as a human race we have developed many unnatural habits that have distanced us from the cycles of the natural world. The Earth, and Nature herself, is evolving. So coming into alignment with...

January-February 2016

I’m watching snow fall as I write this. Ever since I was a child I found falling snow to be so peaceful. Of course I loved to play in it too, but there was this unexplained, yet very welcome serenity that would, and still does, envelop me. Ahh… to...
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May-June 2017

We were at lunch celebrating multiple Aries birthdays when a friend asked what we had learned in the year since our last birthday. The answer came quickly as I had just gone through an experience that helped me integrate all of the occurrences that arose during my last trip...
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March-April 2017

March-April 2017 Sometimes when I initiate Reiki Senseis, they will call or email me post-attunement and tell me they are feeling anxious. I usually tell them to describe the physical sensations without putting a label on it. When I talk them into a place where they are able to let...
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May-June 2016

Did you ever have such a hard time speaking what was in your heart that it actually physically hurt? Since the publication of the last issue, I lost my father. It feels like I should have some really great insights to share about grief. But I realize that there is...

March – April 2012

The March/April issue seems like the appropriate place to write about renewal and growth; and grown we have! In just 10 short months, our publication has doubled in size, reflecting our community’s desire for connection and expanded awareness. As part of that growth, we would like our readers and advertisers...