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Here is what I wrote in a spiritual direction session shared with a Mystic Tech companion. So grateful to be in this Hidden Monastery– inspired day by day. “Fan into flame the fire that is within you for God did not give us a spirit of fear but a spirit […]
The Body and Soul Retreat November 12th-16th in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This retreat honors the path of artists and mystics in a time of playful, rich exploration. While we may be drawn to a way often hidden and lonely, we strangely advance by coming together to receive support. Relying on the improvisational forms and […]
Am I led? How? Who or what leads me? I have often felt guided, although it has always been my highest honor to live fully in this world. Last January I read “The Secret History of the World,” a book outlining the evolution of mystical experience, mostly in the west. I was struck by […]
Salman Rushdie is a wizard. Reading Luca and the Fire of Life, written for his 12 year old son On a beautiful starry night in the city of Kahani in the land of Alifbay a terrible thing happened: twelve year old Luka’s storyteller father, Rashid, fell suddenly and inexplicably into a sleep so deep that […]
Body and Soul! Art and Spirit! Visionary and Practical! Unusually Sensitive and Attuned. What if you didn’t have to explain being a mystic to others? What if you could draw close to a high desert dotted with pinon and juniper trees? What if you could develop sophistication in how you track spirit through voice, […]