social change



gun reform
JOURNAL ENTRY March 31: What Happened, How Can I Help? The escalation of violence, not just on American soil, but around the world is happening for a reason. What is the reason? The complexity of the situation might not give us all the answers, but I’m drawn to the question […]

JOURNAL ENTRY March 31: What Happened, How Can I Help?


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Change Change. We are redefining our future. What does that mean? It means as we change on a personal level, we are also changing at the global level — raising consciousness. What do we stand for? What political and social issues are important to us? Net neutrality? Isn’t it everyone’s […]

Change on a Personal Level



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JOURNAL ENTRY: Duke was handsome, a bohemian looking and brilliant guy who attended law school. He had long hair wrapped in a bandana, a captivating Louisiana accent, and was kind, and polite. Duke demonstrated to me, it’s OK for men to be nurturing and caring… Read more stories here.. About […]

No Fear Friday: MEN


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JOURNAL entry: So aware of mortal time, yet understanding there is none —no beginning, no end. Merely change. TRANSFORMATION. My job is to bring Love and Compassion to a quickened world. It’s all of our truest callings. Step by step, act by act, person by person. Know that, then we […]

JOURNAL ENTRY November 18: Live Well


Our Moral Obligation to All Children It isn’t the blacks or the muslims or the native americans or the jews. It isn’t the gays or the drag queens or the trans community “out to get us” or take what’s ours. It’s not the left or the right or the rich […]

Winter in America




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JOURNAL ENTRY October 21: I had a friend that used to tell me what I write about was from A Course in Miracles. Even before I knew about the books. Often, in our conversations, he would point out what I was saying to be very similar to a teaching in […]

Journal Entry October 21


Service
Asking Ourselves the Important Questions Life purpose evolves as we do. Our purpose, passion, intentions and service may change as we grow, sometimes slightly sometimes greatly. More than that, hopefully, deeper with each life experience we encounter. To me, purpose is being present as the best person we can be […]

Purpose Through Service




They write stuff and drink coffee at Starbucks. They eat well. They are advocates for love, justice and social change. They photograph expressions of love. They have friends and partners and lovers. They are social creatures and recluses. They are leaders and followers. They are inclusive. They are bold and meek. They […]

Artists do Many Things


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We the People for Moral Clarity and Social Equality Each of us, on sacred journey’s, fever to move forward making our own lives better, forging pathways for our children to walk a better life than we. But so much deeper in our conviction, laying down beside us, remains a truth […]

Forward into Justice



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PRAYER FOR SOCIAL CONNECTION Let this morning light serve a world awakened which You Divine shine through and speak Unfolding anew through new shape and sound and form striking and beautiful in simplest and humble things for I am you and you, I dreaming one — thank you for peace […]



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NO FEAR FRIDAY—It’s All About Love! No Fear Friday is a weekly campaign on INSTAGRAM aimed at replacing fear with love. Being the dreamer that I am, I began this forum in 2015 as a way to encourage us all to seek out the goodness in life. We live in challenging, yet, extraordinary times […]

ITS ALL ABOUT LOVE



future of humanity
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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PRAYER TO A LOVING WORLD Good morning world, let us first say thank you for the gift of breadth and sun. Thank you for Divine Reflection. For our dedicated souls singing and loving out truth and good. Let us continue to be your vessels for a changing civilization. We, a […]

DIVINE REFLECTION


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“Becoming more connected with our love, we are then called to reach out to friends, neighbors, communities and countries – co-creating our evolution. Inspiring global thinking.” -from MERGING WORLDS Please follow me on Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn or yesrising.com. NAMASTE <3 

CONNECTION



Here is something for those of us in the spiritual, personal development and transformational community to think about too. Do we need to be different? Are we competing too much? And why? “Moderns create status differences between “those who know how” and those who Don’t. It’s the American version of […]

STATUS


Perception
Redefining Love is merely — changing our perception to be Inclusive Thinkers. No Fear Friday: Is a weekly campaign on Instagram focused on replacing fear with love.  ‪#‎SpiritualEducation‬ ‪#‎AdvocateForArtists‬ ‪#‎RedefiningLove‬

Changing Perception


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The best kept secret in Modern Civilization: There is NOTHING wrong with you. Where purple pants, sing off key, march to a different drum, or simply just be plain and humbly you — the whole spectrum is beautiful, not just a chosen few. #LetsGoUp

Best Kept Secret



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We are all rivers of hope – vessels in the same ocean…‪#‎SeeEveryone‬ RIVER OF HOPE I am the river of hope the sparkle shining upon waters night I am a vessel sailing the oceans changing course love right in innocence we stand like children arms out wide river take me […]

RIVER OF HOPE





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





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Here’s the thing about social media. You can use it to meet really great people! Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to meet up with my friends, inspirational singer/speaker/author, Noelle Marie Amendola and her husband Vince, at a Starbucks in my neck of the woods, as they toured through New England. What […]

The Thing About Social Media


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Early one evening, I took exit 3 as usual. Descending off the highway ramp to Route 5, my eye caught the shape of a man. A man clothed in a beige coat with a cardboard sign, displaying the words “please help”. He was really not a man at all, but […]

Street Angel