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April 2015 Archives

One of my favorite metaphysical writers is Florence Scovel Shinn.  Her writing is inspiring, transformational and fun.  From The Power of The Spoken Word: “You combine with what you notice (Law of Focused Attention) so do not describe anything destructive […]

There is an old Hindu legend that tells when the Gods were making the world they asked, “Where can we hide the most valuable of treasures, so that they will not be lost? How can we hide them so that […]

  Last April my wife went away for a week to visit her parents in Arizona.  I came home that afternoon to find two ducks had come in by going under the front gate and were hanging out between our […]

  From Florence Scovel Shinn: “Look back in your life and see how you have attracted either happiness or disaster through your words.  The subconscious has no sense of humor.  People joke destructively about themselves and the subconscious takes it […]

  One day in 1983 in a flower shop off Broadway in the east village of NYC, I was having fun picking out flowers.  Someone next to me in the store was also enjoying the beauty of the moment and […]

  A caterpillar becomes a cocoon and the cocoon becomes a butterfly. Life’s miraculous process of transformation continues as death becomes new life. We experience similar moments in our lives.  Something has ended, maybe a relationship, a dream, a business […]

  Loving Kindness and Forgiveness are the keys to freedom. When something is off balance in our life, it is often a signal forgiveness is needed in some form. Sometimes that forgiveness is for another person, sometimes it is for […]

From The I Ching or Book of Changes by Brian Browne Walker: “True joy is experienced by those who are strong within and gentle without. Those who practice innocence, acceptance and detachment inherit joy in this world. We often see […]