Is Gaia Leaving her own planet Earth?

A few days ago I received an email from a lovely lady in Viet Nam asking if Gaia was leaving the planet. That makes the third time I have heard the same question in as many weeks. How strange! Someone has likely said (or channeled) this information and it is beginning to make the rounds. … Read more

Flexing Our Spiritual Muscles

Q. At a recent yoga class the instructor dismissed us with a friendly reminder to flex our spiritual muscles. I thought she was joking but she even had a name for it, which I can’t remember now. Is it true? Do we really have spiritual muscles? A. Yes, if you view body/mind/spirit as one, and … Read more

HRIDAYA: Sanskrit for Heart

The physical heart is a fist-sized organ located in the left side of our chest cavity. It circulates oxygenated blood through our bodies and keeps us alive. We also associate the heart with feelings and emotions, with depth and honesty and other fine qualities. Up until about 50 years ago, we trusted our hearts more … Read more

Free Agent, Free Will

Q: I hear everyone talking about ‘agency’ these days, even at spiritual gatherings. I hate to admit it, but I don’t have a clue as to what it means or how it relates to me. Is it something we already have or need? Any light you can shed on this topic would be much appreciated. … Read more

How Long Is an Aeon?

Q. In spiritual writing there are usually references to ‘aeons of time’. Are these measurable units of time or veiled references to something else? A. Spiritual material can sometimes sound poetic, relying on older interpretations of words, especially ones that are vague to begin with or have a more current use. Aeon, also spelled eon, … Read more

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Q. I am in a difficult situation and uncertain of what to do. There are no good options and regardless of what I decide, at least one person will become irrevocably angry and hurt. If I do nothing the situation will be carried forward, involve more people, and more than likely worsen. Any suggestions? A. … Read more