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Change your story, change your life

“The universe as we know it is a joint product of the observer and the observed.” –Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Several years ago, People magazine sent me to interview one of the runner-ups on the reality show, The Bachelor. The assignment was to find out if reality shows truly depict reality. Although we reporters are […]

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The most important question you will ever ask: What are you willing to believe is possible?

“Let your mind be cleared of all the foolish cobwebs which the world would weave.”—A Course in Miracles Let me guess. You probably watched some TV show last night—maybe the season finale of “The Good Wife” or “Game of Thrones” or one of the other hot shows that TV execs like to run on Sunday […]

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“Reality” is a mental construct–make yours joyful

Thought for the day: Our beliefs are cultural constructs and only as “true” as the investment we place in them. Reality is malleable and formed from consciousness. We can either join lockstep with the cultural paradigm or we can create our own reality, our own path. We’re all in ruts, but we can break free. […]

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“I would rather be out on the fringes with angels and miracles and other wondrous things.”—Richard Bartlett

“Discard the classical mess.”—Bruce Lee Thanks to flat-screen technology, our television sets are no longer shaped like boxes. But they still show us a “box of life” that is limited and constrictive. For every piece of “news” you watch on TV, there are millions of other possibilities. The conscious mind can only pay attention to […]

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“My mind is a bad neighborhood I try not to go into alone.”–@Anne Lamott

“Thinking the physical world is all that matters is like shutting oneself up in a small closet and imagining there is nothing beyond it.”—Eben Alexander One of the great joys in my life is knowing the universe is so much bigger than anything I can conceive, in knowing that miracles (or what we call miracles) […]

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