“Enlightenment is different from a healed personality”

Okay this is a real thing to chew on. If you haven't read amarastrand.com what the hell are you doing please go on over there and just consume and stare slack jawed at everything she writes and woven into her writing. Just please allow her perspective to transform you as she's transformed mine. But just … Continue reading “Enlightenment is different from a healed personality”

Retiring from Hermitage / Going down from the Mountain Top

Hi! It's been a while since I've written, but today I want to talk about going back to the "Real World" after having gone off soul searching. Or even rude spiritual awakenings. I mean I've had my share, just see this , this or this. I know, I hear you, I get it. After cocooning … Continue reading Retiring from Hermitage / Going down from the Mountain Top

I have an energy vortex/spot on my bed

This post has been a long time brewing. Because to be honest my bed and it's weird energy has been a conundrum of mine since 2016 (I'm writing this in 2018) and I've shifted and migrated to different explanations as time has passed and I think I've finally come to conclusion of : Y'all I … Continue reading I have an energy vortex/spot on my bed

When you realize your enemies aren’t real, none of it is real

A story. That I'm still coming into grips with so pardon me if it's not so organized. A month ago I realized one of my greatest enemies, on the biggest long standing story/narrative I have about my struggles and woes turned out to be not true. A complete 360 like that sufi poem of how.. … Continue reading When you realize your enemies aren’t real, none of it is real

Daily Journal Prompts that Reflect on the Reiki Principles

Daily Journal Prompts that Reflect on the Reiki Principles   When being attuned to reiki, you will be introduced to five reiki principles to guide your energy practices:   Just for today, do not anger.   Just for today, do not worry.   Just for today, be grateful.   Just for today, work honestly.   … Continue reading Daily Journal Prompts that Reflect on the Reiki Principles

Meditations on Gender (being a Man / Woman ..)

How to root yourself in your own experience and not identify so much with "identity" and the clothes which society places upon you ?   I once attended a powerful dance class. The teacher had all these large brusque men be cradled by each other on the floor and to weep like babies. It was … Continue reading Meditations on Gender (being a Man / Woman ..)

Why does an ALL-LOVING God allow bad things to happen ?

It took us a bit to get there, but one of the younger kids I mentor messaged me this via chat. Do you believe in God? I think it was an interesting conversation so Iโ€™ll post about it here somewhat abbreviated.   My answer to the first one was : yes, but not in the … Continue reading Why does an ALL-LOVING God allow bad things to happen ?

meditating on change

The other day I had dinner with two girls five years younger than me. They were going off to college. One was scared of leaving friends, but already saw it coming. She found herself maturing(?), changing beliefs compared to her friends and already felt that she was leaving them. The other girl was busy on … Continue reading meditating on change

A reiki attunement is the best thing that can happen to you, if you let it.

A reiki attunement is the best thing that can happen to you, if you let it.   What is an attunement really? A Reiki attunement is hard to explain accurately, but simply put: It is an energetic upgrade to your interior landscape.   Now, understand that we come into this world with fully developed outward-oriented … Continue reading A reiki attunement is the best thing that can happen to you, if you let it.

HOW TO MEDITATE ON WAR/TRAUMA- a movement workshop

Introduction We often meditate on healing, trying to acheive a modicum of inner peace - whatever that is. But in todayโ€™s modern age, there is none of us who have not suffered anything remotely traumatic. Personal disasters, huge financial loss, blame, misery, hopelessness, this unending destruction. We try to run away from this by numbing … Continue reading HOW TO MEDITATE ON WAR/TRAUMA- a movement workshop