Category Archives: Emotional Intelligence

The Healing of the World Depends on this Courage

The Healing of the World Depends on this Courage Woke into a thick 2AM darkness swirling around me. I withdrew, inside, I confess until at last I found the comfort and safety of stillness and silence “Your job, today, is … Continue reading

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Wiping Love Off the Mirror

Woke in the night to the ancient voices of denigration and unworthiness to never-can and never-will be enough for the self-love of relaxing into “just as I am.” Caught the vocal little bugger in the act of repeating his mantras … Continue reading

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Cairns in the Wilderness of Your Heart

Have you noticed how the world is woven of delicate webs of friendship care and empathy and love vulnerability and risk and trust and being self-true too all while holding an other within —within your own body as one? Talk … Continue reading

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One Wound—Two Stories and the Oval Office

I confess to being baffled by the challenges of meeting and engaging with the human world these days. I’ve held back in allowing my creative expressions to flow freely and am paying the price as I attempt reintegrating, what with … Continue reading

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Tell me, do your feet touch the ground?

Tell me, do your feet touch the ground? No, I mean really! Are your legs long enough that the bare soles of your feet make love with Earth? And can you too feel how Earth makes love with you every … Continue reading

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Out Beyond Identities—Again!

Out beyond identities of Democrat and Republican and Independent Out beyond affiliations of Tea Party and Occupy movements Out beyond the economics of privilege and lack Further out beyond the colors of skin— yellow, black, brown, red, white and mixed … Continue reading

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New Mexico Soul Renewal Wilderness Retreat — Oct. 3-6, 2013

“The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” — John Muir How’s your soul doing these days? Finding the joy in life you crave? Living true to the truth of your inner knowing? Is it perhaps time … Continue reading

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Wild Mind: A Field Guide to the Human Psyche – Review Part 1

What if the map to the human psyche that we each have inherited from culture, the map to what it is to be a human being, is fundamentally flawed? Might not such a fundamental error in the cartography of being … Continue reading

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If You Want to Hear a Tree Talk

If you want to hear a tree talk
to hear it tell of its story
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Everyone can use more tangerines and kisses

Pissy moods come and go. Everyone can use more tangerines and kisses. Continue reading

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