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Yet another trio of tales from the annals of magic and enchantment

“What power is this. I can’t say. I just know that it’s there.”–Alexander Graham Bell I have a magical inbox. It delivers miracle stories from readers of my books. Anytime I need a boost, l simply open my email and voila! an inspiring new story shows up. Lately, these stories often include pictures of 222. […]

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More stories to rock your world

“I pray for the change in perception that will let me see bigger and sweeter realities.”–Ann Lamott My favorite thing in the whole world is miracles. I’ve been a student of ‘A Course in Miracles’ for more than 25 years. The TV series I created is set in an ecovillage called Milagro Springs. Milagro, of […]

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Miracles and the four-minute mile

“I do not believe in miracles, I rely on them.”— Yogi Bhajan So you might wonder why I’m always sharing miracle stories here on the blog. Those stories that tend to begin with some version of “You are never going to believe this.” I feel it’s my duty to point them out (and throw massive […]

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Small sign, ginormous implications

“Facts, my dear Sancho, are the enemy of truth.”—Miquel de Cervantes The brain, as cool as it is, mainly serves as a reducing valve. It takes the overwhelming flood of information available and filters it down to a trickle. It’s efficient for survival, I suppose, but it screens out most of life’s wonderment. That’s why […]

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Proud to be high on the woo-woo-spectrum

“Your thoughts are the strongest currency at your disposal.”–Alan Cohen A reporter from Fast Company asked me once, “So what do you say to skeptics?” She was interviewing me on the power of visualization. Although I probably cited one of the many scientific studies proving its effectiveness, I was tempted to repeat a line from […]

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More miracles from the annals of magic and enchantment

“One of the greatest paradoxes of your physical senses is that your eyes actually show you what you believe, not what you see.”—Mike Dooley So I’m sitting in a French café in Mexico, having just finished a travel article on a Brazilian steakhouse I visited in the United States. What a small world! ACIM Lesson […]

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Turning Mr. Hyde back into Dr. Jekyll

“People show up in our lives as opportunities to reach out in love. In spite of what we see, there is fullness and glory. Our job is to call it forth, to strengthen it, to honor it, to pray for it to rise.”—Michele Longo-O’Donnell You may have heard about Dr. Hew Len. He’s a former […]

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Turns out we ARE sitting on a pot of gold

“Being born’s a hell of a lottery”-David Mitchell Every year, at least $800 million in lottery prizes never get claimed. That’s a lot of serious cash that some lucky stiff could be enjoying right this very moment. Just imagine all the unaware ticket holders who, instead of sitting on a beach in Bora Bora, are […]

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Unfurling a new map

“The quality of your consciousness at this moment is what shapes the future.”–Eckhart Tolle One of the key reasons I accept all invitations to present workshops (what I call play shops) is because I meet the most amazing people. I hear the most miraculous stories. In Seattle, for example, I met a woman who used […]

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When the universe starts saying, “Hey, Girl!”

“There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.”–Jawaharlal Nehru The Course in Miracles not only upsets the apple cart of our old paradigms, but it enlists a whole new team of horses. It demonstrates that we, at all times, are interacting with the […]

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