How Loving Ourselves can Save the World

First, we must define what it means to love ourselves. In order to fully love ourselves, to truly love ourselves, we have to honestly look at ourselves – look at all our flaws, all our character defects, all our shameful, hidden parts, our shadow, our compulsive urges, our dirty needs. We have to look atContinue reading “How Loving Ourselves can Save the World”

Anyone can Learn to Channel!

We all have the innate ability to channel. If you’re drawn to read this you might have had experiences your own channeling. Anytime you’ve known something there’s no way you could have known, which felt like intuition, just knowing – that’s channeling wisdom from the other side. Artists and musicians are often channeling when they’reContinue reading “Anyone can Learn to Channel!”

The Soul and the Higher Self

What’s the difference between the soul, the higher self, and guides? The soul inhabits the body. The higher self is the connection between the soul and the other side. The higher self is a part of the other side that the soul connects to. Our soul is our higher self in this reality. Guides areContinue reading “The Soul and the Higher Self”

What is Channeling?

There are other dimensions of pure energy. Other layers of refraction between this reality and the oneness that is the source of all, the source of everything, all matter and energy. In these other dimensions exist other consciousnesses. (All our consciousnesses exists there as well.) There are multiple other dimensions, but the divisions between themContinue reading “What is Channeling?”

Mysticism for our Modern Age

Mysticism is a spiritual concept that can mean different things to different people. As some of you know, I spent 10 years studying with a teacher in a lineage that could be described as tantric Buddhist mysticism, so mysticism has played a large role in shaping my personal understanding of reality and I continue toContinue reading “Mysticism for our Modern Age”

Finding Meaning in Suffering without Believing in a Divine Intelligence

Many religions and spiritual traditions explain the existence of suffering through belief in some sort of higher power with a mysterious, divine plan that requires the suffering of certain individuals. Although there are centuries of theological and philosophical arguments explaining why a benign, all-powerful intelligence would choose to create a world full of suffering, I’veContinue reading “Finding Meaning in Suffering without Believing in a Divine Intelligence”

Reacting to Tragedy with Love and Compassion

As we all reel from another tragic, senseless school shooting, it can be easy to react with anger. Yes, easy access to firearms is an issue, but the root problem is that our society is regularly producing individuals who are so isolated, alienated, and angry that they not only want to end their own existence,Continue reading “Reacting to Tragedy with Love and Compassion”