October 31, 2019

I went to a lovely Celebration of Life for a long time Unity member, Alita Walton, recently.

There was a feeling of love everywhere in the gathering. One of the songs played was from Neil Diamond.

When I was younger a Neil Diamond song was how I discovered Richard Bach. Bach and Diamond were great teachers for me and many others. It is amazing when our minds connect to long misplaced...

October 9, 2019

The one and only formative power given to man is thought. By his thinking he not only makes character, but body and affairs, for "as he thinketh within himself, so is he."

Charles Fillmore

I know I spend lots of time in my own head. For me the real question is how do I make that time more than just the clunking of cogs between my ears?

There are moments in time that I think I see thing...

July 31, 2019

Surrender is the sacred path that always leads to inner peace.

Surrender turns darkness into light. Surrender means imagining instead of always needing to know. Surrender is beyond acceptance, it is becoming one with what is.

Don't try to make your vision happen - let your vision come to you.

Only in surrender can you create that which is seen, adored and loved.

Let go of the ego's need...

July 31, 2019

Summertime, and the livin' is easy
Fish are jumpin' and the cotton is high
Oh, your daddy's rich and your ma is good-lookin'
So hush, little baby, don't you cry

Great song lyrics, to a haunting song. Very few of us can say that first verse is true about us. 

In 1936 when Billy Holiday sang Summertime who was picking the cotton? It certainly was not the rich man, his wife or child. We...

July 18, 2019

I can remember how much I looked forward to the 4th of July as a child. It was all noise and wonder. In later years I loved getting the fireworks for the children and having our own loud noise and wonder program.

Things have changed over the years. Now I think about the about Independence Day in a very different way. I think of the war with the British that split families down the mi...