Archive for the ‘love’ Category

Be Better than Happy

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

Have you ever heard the comment about relationships that "it's better to be happy than be right"? It sounds plausible, but it application it's a problematic fantasy. Asking two quarrelsome parties to forfeit trying to prove their point and just acquiesce to the other is like asking wolves to wear ...

Balance the Warrior and the Yogi

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Perhaps you're more enlightened than me. But in the event that this article can help you as it has me, I'd like to share a lesson I learned from my teacher, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (or "Amma") who gave me the honor of my Sanskrit name (accepting me as a ...

Releasing Emotional Toxicity

Saturday, July 26th, 2008

Guilt is learned. We are not burdened broken or ill by nature. Guilt is a legacy, hazed unknowingly by our predecessors generation after generation. Early in life, most people are their most impressionable. The reason is that the amygdala, and its emotional imprinting develops prior to the 'higher' functions of ...

Do You Practice Authentic Tolerance?

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

This following article represents all that is repulsive and vile about religious dogma. These myopic dogmatists give religion a horrible image, and foster an ongoing campaign of hate throughout the world. Were it not for dogmatic beliefs, the world would be a healthier and safer place. How does the author of ...

Hating Your Enemy vs. Loving Life

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

In the mid 1990s I was working with the team leader from a Russian special operations unit named Vimpel. "Sergei" wasn't what the public romanticized the Spetsnaz to be. He was maybe 140lbs soaking wet, with a haunt embedded in his eyes from what he had seen, experienced and done. Pulling me aside, we ...

Gaining the Power of Visibility

Monday, February 18th, 2008

One of my private students, Camilo, who has been making amazing strides in his professional and personal lives, just posted this ideal example of a forward-thinking, high-vibration attitude. With this mentality, success becomes a guarantee. The Universe literally opens doors and pushes you from behind into opportunity. (Yes, literally. I ...