The Morrigan Video Meditation

Continuing my series showing how to merge spiritual experience, guided meditations and physical locations, I’ve posted a guided meditation based on The Morrigan from Táin Bó Cúailnge and Táin Bó Regamon. Describing a Warrior’s responsibility to Choose their actions wisely. Filmed on the Deschutes River in Bend, OR.…

Testing A Healing Practice

It’s not uncommon for people to have a double standard when it comes to traditional and alternative healing practices. With regular medicine we demand efficacy. We’re not going to do something that isn’t going to work and we want to know that it works up front before we engage with it.…

Karma Is Not The Bad Guy

Most people from Western culture countries have a nominal understanding of Karma which simplifies it down to a check and balance system.  There seems to be no positive Karma in that there’s no way you can have so many positive Karma points that doing something negative is unremarkable. …

Trajectories

startreesEvery person is a tapestry. They are a combination of their own threads (thoughts, desires, goals, abilities, choices, actions, feelings, experiences, expectations…) woven together by the process of living which is thoroughly interwoven into the threads and fabrics of everyone they come in contact with in person, online and through a myriad other means. …

Words Come After

Putting words to things is a way in which to manifest them. We know this because we all realize from a very early age that saying a thing out loud makes it real. We will avoid having to say the words for as long as possible in order to keep things from being final.…

Your Inner Truth Is Healing

Avenue of the GiantsWhile I have found that the truth can set you free, freedom isn’t always what we need. Nor is an intellectual understanding of what’s true.  So many people can wrap their minds around the truth and yet that does nothing to help them feel it or embody it, especially in the ways that would make it meaningful.…

Gentling Into a New Season

Laughing BuddhaIn the north it’s become fall and in the south it’s become spring, but in either case, yesterday was the day when the light and dark were even.  Ahhhh…the peace of balance…the pause where everything is in harmony and equal…the bliss of a moment between this and that…the complete havoc wrought by everything being upended and beginning to move in a different direction…the transition which puts everything in a blender and you just have to hold on…the disjointedness that comes from having just gotten into the rhythm from the last frakkin’ time everything changed and now it’s different again… Everyone experiences these balance days differently because balance doesn’t mean a cease-fire, it means “both/and”. …