Weave Your Path

Hand WeavingWe’re living in an information age. There is a symphony of data on almost everything an anything, with thousands of people bringing new things that haven’t even been thought of before into being each day. Among all that are authorities who want to help people live up to their potential, be successful, be happy, have the life they desire, and follow their path.…

Unreliable Narrators

morgan-freemanIn fiction there is often a narrator who gives us pertinent information we couldn’t glean from the actions of the moment, directs our attention in certain ways, acts as a tour guide to help us understand the bigger picture. We are meant to trust the narrator.…

Fear of Becoming

Dragon Egg There is a myth that we teach each other which says if we are doing the work then we are on a straight path that will lead us to our goal. It’s a myth that equates doing with success and is “one size fits all.”…

New Video Meditation

I’ve uploaded a new video Akashic meditation to my Youtube channel.  It’s called The Tor. The journey is a passage from Ancestors of Avalon by Diana Paxon and the footage is of Maryhill Stonehenge in Goldendale, WA. The heroine is a priestess who has dedicated her life to a prescribed path and yet is reminded time and again how she doesn’t fit with its needs and strictures.…

It’s Not a Detour

wooden-nickels-round-tuitIn spirituality we tend to try and braid three different aspects of ourselves into a holistic life: mundane/regular life, spiritual path, personal spiritual practice. It’s fairly common for people whose spiritual path is to be in service somehow to go through and initial healing phase or “Come to Jesus” moment where those things we’ve been living with and waiting to Get a Round Tuit become front and center.…

Power Dysmorphia

chimeraIt is unfortunately common for individuals to give up their personal power. It’s a weird twist where our need to associate and connect at the individual and group level which worked to create families, tribes, villages, and people, now serves to set us up for consumerism, manipulation, and on going life struggles.…

Choose

MorriganStatueMagicalOmahaStories are full of that dramatic moment. The one moment, that pause between the ending of everything that went before and the beginning of everything that comes after. The moment when they choose. In a drama we’re pretty sure they are going to choose the right way, be the hero or the anti-hero, choose to learn and transform, and everything is going to be all right.…