Tag Archives: spirituality

The Relative Nature of Absolutes

Whether or not you are religious, there is a spiritual sense that you get by looking at the stars. The sense that there is so much more out there than meets the eye. The humbling realization that we know so little about the Universe that we are a part of, and even the planet we […]

The Origin of Sin: A New-Age View

What does it mean to live spiritually? To some it may mean following a certain religious path. To others, it may mean recognizing the power of the unseen, or seeing life as sacred. In all cases, living spiritually is looking inward and striving to transcend the part of yourself that might lead you to act […]

What’s your Personal Legend?

“Everything in life is an omen,” said the Englishman…“There is a universal language, understood by everybody, but already forgotten. I am in search of that universal language, among other things. That’s why I’m here. I have to find a man who knows that universal language. An alchemist.” I have recently finished reading The Alchemist by […]

My God is greater, Edward is hotter, and other pointless arguments

Christian vs. Atheist; Republican vs. Democrat; M.D. vs D.C.; Vegan vs. Meat-itarian; Edward vs. Jacob. You’d think we all lived on separate planets with all of the divisions we’ve created. For some reason, we feel we have to fight these ‘versus’ wars in order to convince others of our truth. But if everyone believes that […]

My Pet, my Life Coach

“When you pet a dog or listen to a cat purring, thinking may subside for a moment and a space of stillness arises within you, a doorway into Being. The vital function that pets fulfill in this world hasn’t been fully recognized. They keep millions of people sane.” from Guardians of Being by Eckhart Tolle […]

The Wholy Truth of You

– You are an integral part of the Universe Divine, intuitive and powerful by nature You are meant to be happy, healthy and well Perfect, whole and complete In and of yourself. All that is good is already yours If you only accept The wholy truth of you And your inherent right to love and […]

Peace and Santa Claus

World peace is kind of like Santa Claus; we indulge in the idea when we’re young and naïve, but abandon it as we grow older. Peace has become one of those fluffy ideas only wished upon a star by pageant queens and worn-out hippies. By the time we reach our mid-twenties, most people have accepted […]