Simple Compassion

Simple Compassion

(This article was first published in the December 2017 issue of Shaumbra Magazine. It is so core to everything I do that I’m adding it here, slightly edited for a broader audience.) The other day a friend asked, “What is compassion for you, and how is your...
My Journey

My Journey

Part 1: Ending the Struggle How do you get out of the struggle of life? In 1995 I learned, the hard way. Perhaps my story will inspire you to do it a little more gracefully. Part 2: Letting God Drive the Train Learning to let things work out while you’re following...
In Stillness, It Comes to Me

In Stillness, It Comes to Me

In stillness, everything comes to the master. I’ve seen it happen so many times. I’ve seen so many problems dissolve away, so many unexpected and perfect solutions find me, when I simply surrender into that still place of allowing. But damn, it’s...
What is a Master?

What is a Master?

A master, for our purposes, is a being who is truly free. There are those who are called masters because of the authority or power that they wield, but they are no more free than the people whom they have power over. There are masters of various skills and...