Enlightenment

We are Yang: the Balance of All

We are Yang: the Balance of All

Many of my female friends are downtrodden and distraught in the pursuit of love. They feel misunderstood by all their attempted male counterparts. They feel as if until they are “understood” as a woman, they are not whole. I am here to tell you that is not so. Man needs US! We are the strength(…)

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The Egoic Evolution

The Egoic Evolution

When someone says, “I need time to think,” they’re really saying, “I want to stop thinking about all this for a while. ” It is actually our obsessive ego that forces us to continually consider an item. In fact, is the ego what drives all results? Certainly it drives ambition. So it is that the(…)

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The Celestine Insights

The Celestine Insights

The Celestine Prophecy is a 1993 novel by James Redfield that discusses various psychological and spiritual ideas that are rooted in many ancient Eastern Traditions and New Age spirituality. The main character of the novel undertakes a journey to find and understand a series of nine spiritual insights on an ancient manuscript in Peru. The(…)

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Emotional Matrix

Emotional Matrix

I have never been able to quite put this into words, as the language doesn’t translate. My hope is that a community such as this will inherently ‘know’ or ‘understand’ what I intend, without me getting the words quite right. Have you ever noticed that you communicate in non-verbal language with others? I don’t mean(…)

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How To Be Extraordinary (Infographic)

How To Be Extraordinary (Infographic)

From http://mindvalleyacademy.com/ Everything – the way you work, love, parent, even commute boils down to a choice – a ‘system for living’. Brushing your teeth, avoiding sugary foods, jogging, the way you pray…are all systems that you use to live and thrive. But how many of these systems really work? And which of these can be(…)

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Stuck in Body Experience

Stuck in Body Experience

To err is human, to forgive is divine One of the most interesting discussions I have with my friends surrounds the strangeness one feels when they’re going through the awakening process. A lot of times you feel very ‘between realms’ and are half up in the clouds, with only one foot on the ground. The(…)

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Flakes Anonymous

Flakes Anonymous

Flakes Anonymous: I would go,…But then I wouldn’t. As punny as that statement may seem, it is not until very recently, (last night in fact,) that I was told flaking would ultimately lead to my social doom. So flakes anonymous it is: “Hi, I’m Christina. I’m an introvert, a flake, and I have crippling social(…)

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My ‘Hero Dose’ Journey

My ‘Hero Dose’ Journey

“For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” – Vincent Van Gogh In place of being able to participate in Burning Man, I elected to try a recommended journey I viewed from Dan Hardy on London Real: The Hero Dose night. I want to write out(…)

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Dear Mr. Williams

Dear Mr. Williams

The death of a celebrity can be a confusing time for a lot of people. Laugh if you will. As a species, people place exceptional human beings up on a pedestal as something to emulate; and often, this is a good thing. It pushes them to try harder because they know of someone who succeeded(…)

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37 Practices of a Bodhisattva

37 Practices of a Bodhisattva

Topics: awakening mind, bodhisattva, compassion, distraction, goodness, impermanence, mind training, reactive emotions, samsara,six perfections, suffering, three jewels, three poisons. A Summary of How an Awakening Being Behaves by Tog-me Zong-po (Thogs.med bzang.po, 1245-1369) Namo Lokesvaraya You who see that experience has no coming or going, Yet pour your energy solely into helping beings, My excellent teachers and Lord All Seeing, I humbly and constantly honor with my(…)

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