Monthly Archives: July 2014

Esalen at Sunset

The last two weeks here at Esalen have been fabulous and full and relaxing and connecting. I also have had a lack of online availability at moments when my computer was in my presence – so a Blog Post Vacation of sorts has occurred. Enjoy this sunset from last week and know that others are ... Read More

Gratitude – the Key to Happiness

At this time of year I am always immensely grateful for Esalen Institute – the land, the staff, the food, the mineral baths, the Pacific ocean, the bodywork staff, and the larger Spirit of the place. I have three wonderful upcoming classes there in the next three weeks and all I can say is that I ... Read More

Life’s Purpose – Do you Know Yours?

I like this quote and photo combo about life’s purpose: CLINK THE LINK HERE  or read it below. And, enjoy! “Life is the place where your deep gladness meets the world’s needs.” Frederick Buechner

Shadow and Projection – Do You Welcome Them to the Party?

This is a great topic for anyone wanting to be more present in their lives with more of themselves on board. It also increases energy stores and can fuel compassion and joy like no other practice. What am I speaking of? Owning and befriending your shadow sides – the stuff you most likely project out ... Read More

July 4th – A Holiday Worth Listening In On

Today is our Independence Day here in the United States and the ideals and principles our forefathers and mothers were fighting for were steeped in integrity and honoring of the human spirit. When I found this talk this morning, I realized Julian Treasure’s topic “How to Speak So People Want to Listen” is a worthy ... Read More