don’t forget to ask whether the Stories are even true

A few years ago, I was involved in a circle of friends that shifted, suddenly and (for me) without warning. It took me awhile to understand my role in that shift, but once I did, I was filled with a deep sense of regret at the part I’d played. I approached the person I knew […]

declaring sovereignty: 5 choices for dealing with parasitic energy

When I was in the fifth grade, the science teacher showed us a video about parasites. The video showed how an innocent little snail moving along the limb of a tree unknowingly ate a parasite, and progressed to show footage of the parasite slowly taking over the snail’s body. In the final stages before the […]

watching the watcher

For several years, people had told me that The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle was one of those books that “waited for” the person to be ready to read it. When the time was right, they said, you would read the book and be in communion with the message. And I thought, “Oh, what […]