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Seeing the Sacred

Seeing the Sacred

I know that social media isn't very good for me, nor is obsessing over the news. And yet, I find myself not being able to look away. While I do think it is important to be informed, what am I really gaining from being so immersed in it?  I can't help but think from an...

The World I Want to Live In

The World I Want to Live In

We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. ~Carlos CastanedaIn a recent podcast by Sam Harris, he interviewed Jonathan Haidt on his new book, The Coddling of the American Mind. They talked about our current culture...

Moving Beyond Symbolic Consciousness

Moving Beyond Symbolic Consciousness

Symbolic consciousness has seized control of the evolutionary dynamics of life on Earth and deeply impoverished the planetary ecology. – Peter Reason Imagine a world without language, images or the written word. Imagine an organism with awareness of self, a sense of...

Seeing Beyond the Lens of Patriarchy

Seeing Beyond the Lens of Patriarchy

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any”. ~Alice Walker I remember the moment that I really understood how my lens of patriarchy affected me and how it altered the way I showed up in the world. I was in the midst of reading...

“Technology is destructive only in the hands of people who do not realize that they are one and the same process as the universe.”

Alan Watts

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The Masculine & Feminine Principles in Action

The Masculine & Feminine Principles in Action

The masculine and feminine principles underpin our reality. How do we use the concepts of these principles as a framework to understand our politics, our relationships, and our worldview?What's in this podcast?The attributes of the feminine/masculine energiesExample...