Compassion for the Ego – Loving the Big Bad Wolf

We all know how the story ends — the Woodsman takes his ax and kills the Big Bad Wolf, but we also know there’s always more than one side to a story. I tend to read a lot – typically books on philosophy, psychology, the mind and related spiritual topics. A recurring theme among leaders in these…

Why We Journey

“Life is a Journey” – Overused cliche? Cultural catchphrase? Millennial mantra? This year’s best billboard slogan?…Maybe all of these, but what does it really mean? I love to look at the way we toss words around – especially ones that if we stop and think about them, can have a huge impact on our lives. “Life…

Something to Consider…

If I was to REALLY do justice to God’s greatness, who would I be? What would I do? If I truly believed in the unlimited potential of the divine moving through me, could anything stand in the way of this exploding beyond my mere existence? Who am I to try to stop what wants to…

When Dreams Collide…

What do we do when our dreams collide? I mean, I have dreams that seem to contradict each other. For example, I dream of living someplace warm and tropical where I can wake up every day to the sound of the ocean pouring through my bedroom window (at least in the winter). I also dream…

Expect Good Things

We all go through tough times. I don’t know of anyone immune to that. When the circumstances in our lives feel challenging, it’s easy to lose sight of the good things. One part of my new years resolution has been to improve my ability to recognize, acknowledge and appreciate the sweet goodness in life everyday,…