Discerning your soul’s truth

Especially in today’s topsy-turvy and conflicted world, we wonder what is t-r-u-t-h. There is absolute truth and relative truth. Truth is personal. It is predicated on our individual perspective, belief systems, experiences, cultural norms, geography and, even, physical placement in the world. We doubt. We question. We wonder what is certain and clear. How do […]

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Trick or Treat

This cartoon makes me laugh! Happy Halloween! I remember my childhood Halloweens in Texas. The neighborhoods teaming with kids and their parents. It seemed — without fail — that we would get a cold snap and I would have to wear a sweater over my costume. One year, my round physique notwithstanding, I wore a […]

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Bad Merlins

Years ago, hunkered down in a heavy conversation with a one-time friend about our spiritual peregrinations, we shared stories about making sense of uneasy and disconcerting experiences with some of our spiritual teachers. My friend called them “Bad Merlins” and the name has stuck. I have had teachers where we were not the best of […]

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“Let me remind you who you are”

I love Rob Brezny’s take on life. He is soulful, radical, playful, rowdy and, quite simply, a wordsmith who can light you up. He is inspiration from the word go. Rob Brezny makes me smile and glad to be human and oh-so hopeful. During these days of accelerated times, mind-boggling news cycles, sensory overload, caffeinated […]

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