Who Are Your Enemies?

Do You Have Enemies? In the wake of 9/11, the conversations of our leaders, our media, as well as our own private conversations, have become filled with the idea of the enemy, and often the word itself.

Unfortunately the idea of the enemy is nothing new for us. It was 60 years between the attack […]

What’s Your Secret?

Where Are They Hiding The Truth? I’m not sure how I became like this. And I’m not alone.

Like you, I don’t have all the answers. I’m so full of questions.

And when I’m honest with myself, my questions burst forth, and haunt me. And one question comes back, again and again, in many forms.

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How Do You Live With Fear?

Thought, Feeling, and Imagination Many of us live with patterns of thought and feeling that ignite our fears. These patterns begin with habitual thoughts that are negative. We think about how we’ve been hurt before, and we drift into fear and anger. We think about all the things that could go wrong with a situation, […]

Is Money Evil?

The Roots of All Evil

Money. Why do we love it, and hate it? How did we get so messed up about money?

Money does seem to be at the root of many problems.

People commit crimes for money. They betray their integrity and their beliefs to get a little more money. Countries go to […]

War, Part 3: At War with Others

Mirrors To me, the world is a magical place, full of wonder. It’s not a belief, exactly. It’s a feeling.

Certain objects seem more wondrous than others, and show up frequently in stories about magical worlds.

Take mirrors, for example. It’s strange to see yourself from the outside in. One of the reasons that it […]