Orpheus and Eurydice

What wisdom does the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice hold? Here is a brief snippet of the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. This story picks up after Eurydice was taken to the underworld and Oprheus came to rescue her.  Orpheus played his lyre, melting even Hades’ cold heart. Hades told Orpheus that he could take […]

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Walking our Path

“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.” – Zig Ziglar So often in life, we caught up in the destination, we actually miss the beauty of now.  It’s the endless chase for the gold at the end of the rainbow, failing to realize the rainbow is the true reward,  much like the path, is the […]

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Depth of Character

“Our true depth of character is not often recognized until we must draw on its resources.  If we are constantly aware of our depth of character, rest assured, it is the depth of our ego we are examining.” Life has a funny way of presenting us with the exact situations we need, albeit our needs […]

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Visions

“Neither drug induced or self-induced visions: Pierce all visions to see, to see the void.”   I’m no stranger to altered states whether chemically induced, self-induced or organically induced through mental illness.  I have tread the shifting landscape of my mind many times only to arrive at the same location with different a perspective. When […]

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Finding Ourselves – Breaking the Wall

Finding ourselves in a world intent on making us conform to its standards can be a tricky task.  It seems that for many of us, the only way to be who we are is to build a wall between us and those who won’t or cannot understand us.  The inherent irony of all of this is that […]

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How to Dance with Disaster

Let’s face it the majority of life occurs outside of our control.  When things are going well, it can be easy to stay in step with the rhythm of life.  However, certain situations inevitably arise that change up the tempo of our daily lives.  Learning how to dance with disaster is an important skill for living […]

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