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Are You Tired of the Same Old Drama?
Jeanmarie Wilson – Ronkonkoma, NY

path through woods

Have you ever noticed that we repeat the same patterns in our lives over and over again? We say, “ I can’t believe this happened again!” finding ourselves in the same relationship rut, embroiled in the same argument or duplicating the same situation in our career, our friendships or in our relationship to money. The […]


Remembering and Interpreting Dreams
by Serge Kahili King, Ph.D. – Hawaii

Dreaming Techniques by Serge Kahili King, Ph.D.

Let’s look at different methods for remembering dreams, from the simple to the serious. First, though, don’t expect to remember all of your dreams, or even all of a particular dream. Part of that has to do with the first method for remembering that I list below, but I also believe that some dreams are […]


Unintended Collateral Damage To Clean Living, And What We Can Do About It
by Jessica ter Haar, PhD

As we focus on avoiding the SARS-CoV-2 virus, our bodies’ exposure to microbes has changed. Clearly, this is the intention, but there are advantages and disadvantages arising from the steps we are taking to protect ourselves. The never-ending attention to the risks of this virus has created a heightened fear of all microbes. We now […]


Religion, Spirituality, and the End of Life
by Dr. Jeff Spiess

Dying with Ease: A Compassionate Guide for Making Wiser End-of-Life Decisions by Jeff Spiess

Humanity has used spirituality and religion for millennia as guides in contemplating questions of the unknown and in navigating the search for purpose. This becomes imminently real for individuals facing serious illness. An overwhelming majority of patients with advanced cancer say that their religion and spirituality help them cope with their illness. The use of […]


Which Train Are You On?
by Alan Cohen – Hawaii

I heard a spiritual teacher liken our current world situation to two railroad trains leaving the station at the same time, in directions at a slight angle to each other. As the trains depart the station, they are close to one another, so if you wished to transfer from one train to the other, you […]


Coronavirus: the New “Terrorism”?
by Ron Paul

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has proposed the next multi-trillion dollar “coronavirus relief” spending bill that will support testing, tracing, treatment, isolation, and mask policies that have been part of a “national strategic plan” she has been advocating. The Trump administration is not opposing Pelosi’s plan on principle. Instead, it is haggling over the price. But, […]


Life is a Mirror
by Owen Waters – Texas

reflection of man in water

Karma, in the popular view, is often perceived as the bogeyman of Eastern philosophy, as the stick that punishes you for doing the wrong thing. In reality it is much simpler than that, and it carries no judgmental overtone at all. Karma is simply reflectance. Reflectance is a property of the universe. Therefore, life reflects […]


Open Eyes, Open Arms
by Brenda Shoshanna – New York City

It’s so easy to go through life with our eyes closed, dreaming, hoping, planning for better days. Of course as we do so, we not only miss what’s here right now, but have no idea how to greet the next day when it comes. Dreams seems to comfort us, give life meaning and direction. We […]


Raising Kinder Children
by Robyn Spizman – Atlanta, GA

Loving Out Loud by Robyn Spizman

We can all raise kinder children and teach kindness, one child at a time. We give birth to kids and to kindness alike. Together we create the next generation of humankind and humans being kind. Raising kinder children is something all parents would agree is a meaningful goal. When asked what we want for our […]


Who is in Charge? The Illusion of our Choices
by Jill Mattson – Oil City, PA

People ingest sound like you eat food. We don’t just consume with our mouths, but with all of our five senses. We turn into what we tune into. Music is energy, just like food. Before and after you listen to a song, you can look at all of the frequencies in your body and observe […]