The Beacon Ahead

We don’t often think about our personal path as something that is interconnected with others.  It’s personal to us and connects as necessary for the service we perform or to help us achieve our goals such as to create community, to access some new facet of self, to move us ahead. … Details

The Big Picture

It’s often hard to get an idea of what the big picture will turn out to be when you start walking your path.  When people take that first step, when they commit to being who they really are and acting on it, not just inside in their private thoughts and feelings, but in their external lives where others can see, things can seem disjointed and disconnected to each other.… Details

Just A Common Soldier

JUST A COMMON SOLDIER (A Soldier Died Today)

by A. Lawrence Vaincourt


He was getting  old and paunchy and his hair was falling fast, And he sat around the Legion, telling stories of the past. Of a war that he had fought in and the deeds that he had done, In his exploits with his buddies; they were heroes, every one.


So What’s the Plan?

What if there is no plan?  So many clients come to me wanting to know what the meaning of something is.  Or looking for the lesson in an event or series of events that have occurred.  They are looking for the purpose, the plans they made prior to coming here, the narrative in their story and what comes next. … Details

Stop Thinking

It’s time to feel and do.  It’s time to move and make, do and shake.  Stop thinking.  Stop thinking about the past and what it means that you did this or that or didn’t do this or that.  Stop thinking about what might be. … Details

Yes, No and Maybe So

interpretive_danceIt doesn’t matter how glorious and fulfilling and happy your life is, it’s still a balancing act.  Even though it’s all things you want and things you love and things that you are committed to doing, there is still only one of you and only so much time in the day. … Details