Category Archives: Spirituality

The Seen and the Unseen: Spirituality Among the Dagara People by Sobonfu Somé

I grew up in southwestern Burkina Faso, where the houses are built with mud and nicely polished with cow dung and ash. The children have their own rooms; the women have their rooms; and the men have their room. It is not to promote gender differences or sexism but is a way for men, women, and children to be able to meet their needs. Men and women often come together, but always in a sacred space… Read More

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Boundaries: With or Without? by Jeff Brown

I grew up in a home without boundaries. We had walls between the rooms, and locks on the bathroom doors, but there were no relational boundaries between us. With our consciousness overwhelmed by emotional and economic challenges… Read More

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A Collection of Inspirations by Brian McClure ~ April-May 2012

The next time you find yourself in a depressed mood, with no one to talk to… Hug a tree… and I mean, Really Hug the tree… Trees vibrate unconditional love, ALWAYS… I think you’ll be surprised what you feel… Read More

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How Do I Deal with Difficult People? by Ash Ruiz

Ash was raised around the globe, traveling as a member of the Latin teen-sensation band, Menudo. At 16 he traveled to Machu Picchu for a video shoot. When he stepped off the helicopter and touched the ground, everything disappeared… Read More

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Honoring the (Benevolent) Warrior Within

I have a Warrior to thank. An inner Warrior with a benevolent intention.

Near the beginning of my journey of awakening, I recognized that my challenge in this lifetime was to stretch my way of being beyond its aggressive comfort zone… Read More

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A Collection of Inspirations by Brian McClure ~ March-April 2012

Taking action for a cause takes courage… especially when the action we take changes our life… or better said, maybe the life we think we should be living… For me, I was awakened in the middle of the night by an internal voice for a number of years… I was told to create the Universal Flag… Truth is, I was unwilling to create the symbol, Read More

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“Everything Has Its Wondrous Moment of Bloom … Before It Fades Away.” by Bryan Reeves

Mind-blowing sex, sweet butterfly-stomach romance, big nights out, the beauty of that woman/man you covet and can’t have, your own beauty, parenthood, jobs, volcanoes, flowers, our bodies, heartache, caffeine highs, arguments with your partner, nations, careers, beliefs, spiritual experiences, youth, marriage … absolutely everything has its moment of full wondrous expression Read More

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How Do I Overcome Fear? by Ash Ruiz

Ash was raised around the globe, traveling as a member of the Latin teen-sensation band, Menudo. At 16 he traveled to Machu Picchu for a video shoot. When he stepped off the helicopter and touched the ground, everything disappeared. There was no Ash Ruiz, no Machu Picchu, no llama, no Peru, no Earth, no Universe… Read More

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A Collection of Inspirations by Brian McClure ~ February-March

Many times in our life’s journey, we feel let down, betrayed by unforeseen forces… Try as we may, we cannot wrap our brain around the reasons why some events happened to us… WHY ME… we cry… Truth is, there is nothing that ever happens in our lives that we are not fully aware of, on a soul level… Read More

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The World Really Is Your Mirror by Bryan Reeves

I originally learned that meant whatever I saw in the world/people around me only reflected something within me. Specifically, whatever I rejected in others, in the world “outside” me, only pointed at the same quality within me. Read More

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