WHAT DUALITY TEACHES US

“Peace does not mean the absence of conflict, because opposition, polarity, and conflict are natural laws.” -Bryant McGill GOOD AND BAD We tend to look at earthquakes as or tornadoes as these destructive forces but in a cosmic sense they’re merely just regular occurrences. It’s our minds that label events good or bad. However, these […]

LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD

Our love lives can feel like a title bout match with a heavyweight at times. We’ll recover from one emotional blow just to be blindsided by another right hook to the jaw. No matter how much we posture and shuck and jive the hits just keep on hitting. We find ourselves regrouping in the corner […]

PUT LOVE INTO ACTION

I think it’s natural for us to struggle with heartache and devotion. So many of us have these preconceived notions of what love is supposed to be. We get caught up in the glamorous bits and pieces looking for it to make us feel stupendous all the time. A quick look at how we define […]

SMILING THROUGH THE UPS AND DOWNS

Some of you know my story and know why I speak of the bittersweet ebb and flow of life. There is a mixture of pleasure and pain tinged with the excitement that comes from living fully immersed in the moment. As I type my girlfriend continues her battle with cancer nearing the end of her […]

WHY WE LIKE PRETTY LIES

I recently had a conversation with my oldest daughter’s Mother that rocked me to my core. She possesses a sort of brutal honesty I’ve come to appreciate and despise all in the same breath. While she always admonishes with love and wants me to prepare for whatever storms may come I’m not always prepared to […]

JOHN 14:6 AN IN DEPTH LOOK

This is an iconic statement amongst Churches. One that is often used to separate the congregation from people of other paths. I’ve never understood that as I feel Yeshua taught tolerance and love. Now I don’t knock the Churches for translating anything in the manner in which they do. Free choice is afforded to everyone […]

THIS TOO SHALL PASS

Life likes to take us in directions we aren’t prepared for. The people and places change and we adapt to new circumstances as we grow. Some of the people we thought we would always have around are sometimes taken too soon for our liking. Things outside of our control turn up and we have to […]

SACRIFICES

WITHOUT STRUGGLE Anything worth having is worth fighting for. There are so many instances in our lives where things happen that are meant to test our resolve. To test our merit. To test how badly we really want the things we claim to be chasing after. In eastern literature there is the popular metaphor based […]