Transforming Work Into Presence

It is probably safe to say that work has become a means to an end for many in our world today. Meaningful work is a hot commodity but increasingly difficult to come by. If you’ve ever seen the movie Office Space, although exaggerated in some respects, it does do a great job of portraying theContinue reading “Transforming Work Into Presence”

Spiritual Exercise

It is probably safe to say that meditation and yoga are the exercises most associated with spiritual development. I say they are methods to build spiritual muscle, and the basis for creativity. While sitting in contemplation one day, and during a space of no thought, an idea germinated in my mind. A way of usingContinue reading “Spiritual Exercise”

Daily Meds: Response

The ego will reach into the darkest corners of your mind in hopes of pulling you into unconsciousness. Know that whatever comes to the surface is not yours and has nothing to do with your true self. So many thoughts have been absorbed by your mind that you could never be bound to all ofContinue reading “Daily Meds: Response”

Daily Meds: Connection

It seems to be the way of humans to make something up when encountered with a person they don’t know very well. This is a part of human nature, which has little to do with your true self. But does the unknown become less scary when you attach a label? Perhaps this why people reallyContinue reading “Daily Meds: Connection”

Do You Want What You Have?

Gratitude is one of the most important practices for a seeker to have in their repertoire. This is the art of appreciation for what you already have in your life. It brings you home those times when the mind has pulled you into a lull of desire. The reason why the ego is so effectiveContinue reading “Do You Want What You Have?”

Assume [ uh-soom ]

1. to take for granted or without proof We’ve probably heard the saying, “Whenever you assume, you make an ass out of you and me.” And who could argue with this? Yet, so many do it on a daily basis. They do it because they believe it is a necessity of human function to makeContinue reading “Assume [ uh-soom ]”

Take Your Power Back

Power implies many things in our modern day society. It has both negative and positive connotations depending on who or what you are talking about. The way I would like to address it has nothing to do with establishing dominance over any person or situation. Having control in that way would mean the ego hasContinue reading “Take Your Power Back”

Daily Meds: Flow

The amazing thing about spiritual practice is that we don’t need to be forced into moments of awareness anymore. Everyday we are given the opportunity to be in conscious partnership with the source. At some times in our lives we may have been pushed to become more present through sickness, depression, break-up or some otherContinue reading “Daily Meds: Flow”

Daily Meds: Control

To be motivated by fear is a fool’s errand lured by the illusion of control. Whether it is projected inwardly or outwardly toward another person, group or life circumstance, it will always return to pain. Because every ego movement begins with pain and ends with pain. Symptoms of this condition are labeling and judgement. BeingContinue reading “Daily Meds: Control”