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Dance and Activism as a loving movement. No artist of the 20th century bridged so many of the arts like Martha Graham. She was and remains a trendsetter, an inspiration to the psyche of performance and artistry and connection. She […]

When your heart is alternately breaking and expanding with equal beats in a rhythm of truth you are fully alive, bearing witness to the events of our days. You are in each present moment awaiting the exercise of love. Beyond […]

There is a statement ‘Grief is the last act of love we can give to those we love.’ Sending prayers and love for those affected by the concert bombing. This is for all those who feel betrayed, shocked, hurt, depressed, oppressed, […]

Today we celebrate what the world we wish to see. I want a world of peace and a world of love. I want a world where we are not stuck in an illusion based on fear. I want a world […]

Today is aday to remember the past. To enjoy a throwback Thursday in all its glory. Here’s a moment from The Bare Melcessitities on Getting Bare in all its amazing wonderfullness and a little talk/reading of it from the Bodhi […]

Appreciate the amazing magnificence of all that you are and all you were put here on the planet to do. You are not trying to be any one else, you are living your life as an expression of love for […]

My best friend is Jewish.  She was raised in a community in Diamond Bar California with a Dad who was superintendent of LAUSD. When her five year old daughter asked me at a Diner “Is Santa Real?”  My inner Christian […]

These words spoken by Martin Luther King, Jr. spell out the point of no return. Oddly enough in our times it is both. We go forward through chaos and continue to grow our community of love. Every great dream begins with […]

The trick is not believing in what you can see, but believing in what you can’t.  There’s some deep mofo stuff happening in the world. We are at a point where half the planet is overweight and the other half are starving.  Where […]

Each of us finds our own way on the path of the peaceful spiritual warrior in Love, as my favorite Rabbi shares “capable of wrestling with life without being defeated by living.” Each of us finds our own way to express this […]