Talking With Your Truest Self

Usually when we talk to ourselves it’s for emphasis or out of frustration. We’re not addressing the core of who we are; rather we are letting off steam. And steam just evaporates into thin air. What if I were to tell you that there’s a person inside of you who would...

How Are You Listening?

I’m always on the lookout for good listeners!  Usually I’m on the other end…asking people about their lives and listening carefully as they launch into their stories. It’s as I have “You talk; I’ll listen” tattooed on my forehead! Listening carefully uses a lot of...

Remembering…Who or What?

Remembrance has become a huge, multi-billion dollar industry.  We erect memorials both to fallen heroes and politicians with questionable ethics.  We send cards to mark special occasions.  Whole religious traditions, both good and bad are based on the remembrance of...

Leading the Way, My Way

Yesterday I had a moment of transformation…and I learned a few lessons.  I took responsibility for my life in a new way.  After six decades of emotional unrest I put aside any hope for a loving relationship with my older brother. My brother is highly intelligent and...

The Purpose of Compassion

Every day I wake up believing I was sent into the world with a mission of healing and change.   Along with many of you I sense that we humans have been painting ourselves into a corner and are in need of a totally new way of living.  Economic, technological,...