The study of energy and the way it evolves or involves is one way to know our part in the scheme of cosmic concentrations entering our planet and entering us.
The second force can be understood in terms of opposition, struggle, intentional suffering, and is experienced as a phenomenon that pushes against an affirming or active force. It may be implemented by us in the form of work on oneself or it can come from the outside in the form of conscious shocks. There are […]
I recently had a three day retreat alone in the woods and experienced deep fear within myself rising to the surface. I felt as though the land was assisting with this release in a rather mysterious way. I have not experienced fear like this in a very long time. It was as if I had […]
We have been told over and over that we are not our thoughts, but we don’t know how “not to be our thoughts”. And so, we go on the relentless task of changing our thoughts by controlling them, directing them, and making them be what we consider appropriate and “good”. . . We believe this […]
Part of my work in the world is to strive toward honesty and humility and to take responsibility for my actions. This means owning up where the owning up is due. It means working in relationships to permeate my own fortress of fear. It encompasses being able to actually see what someone else is seeing […]
A student’s journey in the Awareness School is as varied as there are students and ultimately depends upon their orientation to spiritual practices, their level of desperation for relief, and their pneumatic tendencies. Some of what I offer is initially identical content based in Fourth Way ideas, zen principles, and the unseen world of […]