January-February 2015

What does it mean to be balanced? Peaceful? Responsible? The contributors to E.P.I.C. are always educating and reminding us that consciousness precedes form. And the readership of E.P.I.C. is engrossed in an ongoing personal process to increase their vibrational frequency. So what happens when we do achieve these vibrational...

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...

March – April 2013

As we move toward the vernal equinox of 2013, we may begin to embrace and embody the energy of resurrection and rebirth. Growth is rarely comfortable, yet we can move gracefully through fatigue and other growing pains if we choose not to be in a state of resistance. I’ve heard...
I’ve heard it said that it is the struggle to emerge from the cocoon that strengthens a butterfly’s wings enough to enable her to fly. If you help release a butterfly from a cocoon early, even with the noble intention of easing its apparent discomfort, the butterfly will likely...

Durango September-October 2014

September-October 2014 Issue: I’ve heard it said that it is the struggle to emerge from the cocoon that strengthens a butterfly’s wings enough to enable her to fly. If you help release a butterfly from a cocoon early, even with the noble intention of easing its apparent discomfort, the butterfly...

November – December 2012

When I was a kid, I had a hard time trying to imagine what the year 2012 would be like; it seemed so impossibly far away. And now here we are, at the infamous end of the Mayan calendar that we have been waiting years, well, 26,0000 years, for. I...
E.P.I.C. Magazine Cover - June 2017

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...
As healing arts practitioners and light workers, we wondered why there was not a spiritual, community-based magazine in Durango, CO. That wondering opened the way for inspiration. Spirit whispered in the night, "E.P.I.C. Empowering People, Inspiring Community." From our continued desire to be of service and saying "yes" to...

May-June 2015

We are so proud to host the return of Edwene Gaines to Durango. When we started this magazine four years ago, we saw it had the potential to help many healers, artists, authors and cultural creative of all kinds, to thrive. And while we have, and continue to make...

May – June 2012

I’ve been talking to some of the ‘consciousness gurus’ in our area. It seems that we in the Four Corners are ahead of the curve; the consciousness curve, that is. We understand that any and all events, seemingly good or bad have the potential to expand our consciousness. That’s...