The point is: life comes with some sacrifice and some suffering, and we cannot escape the hardship. Happily enough, enduring the suffering and gamely making the sacrifices adds to the meaning with which we live our lives. It may not add to present moment happiness, but it gives us something more important, something more lasting: a reason to live.
In these bodies, we have a finite amount of time for living. Certainly our souls may be infinite – something about us surpasses time – but our bodies, they die. […]
I do feel lucky to have been born into a stable, loving family. I was able to receive a strong education. I have never gone hungry. I have always had […]
Directed by Jonas Elrod and Chloe Crespi, Wake Up is a new documentary being privately screened throughout 2010 and into 2011. The summary from the film’s website is an adequate […]
Cetaceans are some of the most extraordinary beings on the planet, and fascinating accounts of their healing power and telepathic abilities abound. Many animal species seem to naturally use telepathy, […]
The International Association for the Study of Dreams is holding their 2010 conference in Asheville, North Carolina next week. I will be at the “Carolina Dream Gathering” from June 27th […]
Here is a powerful story about a hospice residing cat who always knows a person’s time of transition. She kindly yet insistently rests by someone who is transitioning from this […]
As a practicing Reiki Master Teacher and someone who has a long-term interest in the science of healing, I am intrigued by the numerous scientific forays into the energy-healing world. […]