Living From the Inside Out

Living From the Inside Out

    We made it; we’re over the threshold.  The astrological configurations that brought us the pandemic and unearthed a host of social abscesses have broken up and the lovely Saturn-Jupiter conjunction last December has ushered in a brand new phase. ...
Rules for Aligned Self Awareness

Rules for Aligned Self Awareness

  Getting Conscious about Who We Are   Of all the things humans can do, the ability to choose is possibly our only superpower.  I’m not talking about which of fifty brands of dish soap to select, or what school to send the kids to.  I mean something...
Easing Our Worried Minds

Easing Our Worried Minds

  Conscious Living   For anyone going through anxiety, worry or tension, COVID has been a potent gathering point, a clearly defined cause of distress.  Yet, the chances are good that if we are dealing with anxiety now, it may have begun long before the...
For The Sake of All Beings

For The Sake of All Beings

  Consciously Shifting the World Several weeks ago, I took a Bodhisattva vow.  That is a traditional Buddhist ritual, where one pledges to work to reach enlightenment for the sake of all beings.   When I described it to friends who are not on that path, I said...
Watch Yourself

Watch Yourself

  Self Awareness   There’s a lot of talk in the self-improvement world about being self aware.  We are exhorted to notice our thoughts, feelings, experiences.  Maybe even keep a journal.  Sometimes the purpose is to record it all, get it down somewhere...