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Giving Thanks
Generous is about giving —but giving of what? Sunday mornings bring a quiet space for reflection. Generosity. Generosity conjures labels from our condition and from our culture. Ads for gifting, jewels and baubles indicating payment or reward for behavior — for others maybe defined by a philanthropic event we attend […]

THE RECIPROCITY of GENEROSITY


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Love After the Election It is not a time for defeat. This is our time for quiet determination. I voted for Hillary, but whether we voted for Trump or Clinton, we have a country divided — a world divided that clearly wants change. What does the America we would like […]

REDEFINING OUR FUTURE


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Two and a half years ago I had The Dream. My Grandfather came to me in what was only revealed as his face — but I really think it was God. No words were spoken, feeling only the most beautiful complete love I’d ever felt before, I felt absolute. Nothing […]

DIVINE LOVE – DIVINE DREAM



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This is a new article I wrote for The Power of the Heart. I’m now writing monthly for their blog. Join me in celebrating this phenomenal book AND film. Maya Angelou is in the film along with many, many other spiritual and creative leaders of our time. Share this with yourself and gift […]

3 Points of Wisdom From Maya Angelou


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This is my first article as a blogger for The Power of the Heart. The body of this writing you may recognize from the narrative I wrote a year or so ago but I felt it an important part of an introductory article. There are many great bloggers and articles on […]

Art of Heart


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Dear Artist, I see your true expression. I feel the energy you do, of that in which you use to create. When I was a young boy, I felt very much the same way as you. The war raging within our own family and social environments. The war between awe […]

Dear Artist



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You lost your job, got divorced, battled a life threatening disease, someone you love shattered your world, you lost a loved one, a pet, you had to move your residence, the list goes on — how do we get back up and more than that, how do we find our […]

Resilience is my Name


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Last night I had a dream in which I went to see a women who was sitting in an electric chair waiting execution and I said to her — “you are forgiven”. I didn’t know her or why or what crime she allegedly committed, in fact, in my heart I […]

Attracting Our Future


Taking Refuge
Take refuge when someone’s eyes run into ours. Breathe — in the expansive instant when a glance discerns a deeper connection. Perhaps we never met, yet we know something about each other. Something our personalities forgot but our soul has not. Our body’s may have changed but our eyes remain […]

Waking Instants



Infinite Wisdom – Unbroken Bonds Around the age of five is the first memory I have of someone dying. It was a tumultuous combination of tremendous loss and the oddity that something greater had occurred — both a miracle and a tragedy. I would never see this person again during […]

On Death