I had this weird, crazy dream the other night that woke me up with a malevolent energy. In that in between world I could feel the pull to disturbing worlds. It took a conscious effort to shift into remembering another world, one in which people are sincere, authentic, committed to a path of connection and […]
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A shift is happening, one that holds the potential for possibilities we’ve barely imagined.
Of course, extraordinary changes, in addition to being exciting, can also be anxiety-provoking. Because your old strategies and habitual patterns don’t work the way they used to. The things you thought were true may not appear to be true anymore. And everything seems uncertain. What can you do when the person you’ve been isn’t up for navigating through a new reality?
Last week I had the very good fortune to spend two days with a group of therapists in Glasgow, Scotland. Dr. Frank Corrigan invited me to spend time with them in what turns out to be an immensely nourishing experience. Susan Marr is one of the therapists who came. Her wisdom showered us and […]
“Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.” ~Doris Day, American entertainer Before I started writing gratitude lists, I know that I spent most of my time in disillusionment, disappointment, resignation, bitterness and fear. I was negative by habit. And can still be if I don’t keep practicing the things that remind me that I have other […]
Congo’s Orchestra Ode to Joy Watching this on 60 minutes tonight my jaw dropped. Armand, a commercial pilot whose airline went bust, started an orchestra without knowing how to read or play and instrument. He then taught others in Kinshasha to play the violin, cello, sing, and every other instrument to fill a symphony. This […]
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This guest blog is written by Ande, a dance therapist in Florida. Her willingness to be open and transparent is part of her healing and by extension what she offers to those she works with. A bittersweetness bubbles up from my bones as I dive deeply into my own journey of hiddenness. I watch myself […]
Transformation is one of those words that sounds good but definitely has its downsides. We all like the idea of being transformed but getting there can knock all the stuffing out of us. I know-having been through many iterations of transformation. It helps me as a walk that journey, again and again, with my clients […]
The following quote is from the Spirit of Sufi Culture, Akbat Ashram Tract No 12 by AH Jaisinghani. It’s a tuning fork for our soul, urging us to cultivate our longing so that we can find our way home, home to our heart and our soul. May the words open your heart to long for who you are. […]