Life as a Vibrational Power Node

January 11, 2018

    So I am a vibrational node. Endings and beginnings – of years, of relationships, of anything really – are fertile times for reflection if we allow them to be. And I am a thinker, in my head naturally, so this time of year is a particularly ripe season for me. And this is … Read More

What is meant by “The Way…”

January 7, 2018

In Beauty As Action I a go on about The Way of Beauty.   My friend Lou recently asked me “What the heck do you mean by ‘way’? What’s that about? So here goes: The ancient Chinese developed Taoism from “Tao” meaning “path” or “way,” specifically in reference to their ancient studies of the Universe and … Read More

Winter Solstice 2017

December 21, 2017

     The celestial doings in our corner of the Cosmos often pique my own doings. The Winter Solstice, when the light begins to gain time in our days, is one of those significant “doings.” Light lifts me up, extroverts me, helps me. “From out of the deepest, darkest night of the year comes a … Read More

Why Beauty Matters

September 29, 2017

As is the human body, so is the cosmic body. As is the human mind, so is the cosmic mind. As is the microcosm, so is the macrocosm. As is the atom, so is the universe. – The Upanishads This is about true beauty, not mere glamour, which is what has been passing for beauty. True Beauty (capital “B”) … Read More

The Unity Paradox

September 20, 2017

There have been many analogies and descriptions of the concept of oneness, or the many that make up the one.  A few that come to mind: the cells of the body, the water molecules of the ocean, the individuals of a species, the citizens of a society. At our current cultural awareness level, it is easy for us as humans … Read More

Imagine Your Solstice Day…

June 21, 2017

The longest day of 2017 is here.  How will each of us spend it?  Along with Albert Einstein, I believe imagination to be the most important and powerful faculty we humans possess.  So I imagine… …Since it is a work-a-day Wednesday, I imagine many going off to work as usual.  Yet when they come home  there … Read More