• I am and all is well

    In any moment that I dwell in “I am” and feel the fullness of that truth, my being becomes a clear opening through which the universe pours its love. Anything can happen. Because nothing has to…

  • On forgiveness and freedom

    Do not speak to me of sorry and forgiveness. I am not interested in any kind of energetic exchange at that level. I am more interested in fierce, truth-telling, all-seeing love. That’s the kind…

  • On nature and magic

    We have a brief pause in the Northern California rains today. I’ve been enjoying taking in all of the elements as they visit us this winter, and delighting in the new worlds they invite us…

  • A simple definition of love

    For several days, in the rush of holiday preparations, I had passed this ginkgo tree multiple times to and from the house. Each time I felt a tug from my heart pulling me towards…

  • Dare to be peaceful

    It’s been a stormy time. Earlier this week, a massive storm passed through Northern California, flooding creeks, washing out roads, and downing dead tree branches. An inner storm raged within me the same day…

  • Heading out into the desert

    Friends, I’m heading out on a vision quest this Sunday. I’ll be in the New Mexico desert for twelve days, four of which I’ll be fasting solo. This has been a potent year. Rich…

  • Plenty is already happening

    I spent two and a half hours sitting in one spot in the middle of a forest this weekend. Once I arrived at my spot, it took about fifteen minutes to settle in. But…