How to Take the Mystery Out of a Mystery School

2021-01-22T10:15:47-07:00By |Community Conversations|

I often share with students that the mystery school teachings aren’t intended to be secret. The mysterious and esoteric nature of the teachings can appear like they are secret, but this is not intentional. Our teachers aren’t trying to hide sacred knowledge, indeed they’re trying to spread it! The Dalai Lama made it very clear Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

How to Get ‘Unstuck’…Fast!

2020-12-09T16:46:30-07:00By |Community Conversations|

At any moment, we can choose something new and different.  I’ve felt stuck before in life, when I didn’t feel like I had any options.  But what was really happening was that I was making the same decisions and taking the same actions as the day previously.  It wasn’t until I got out of my Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

4 Ways to Relieve the Lockdown Blues

2020-10-27T10:35:04-07:00By |Community Conversations|

“As within, so without; as without, so within” A timeless Hermetic principle that means something completely new in light of COVID-19 and forced lockdowns that keep you inside and gathering with others less.  It’s like a big mirror constructed in front of you that won’t go away. Everywhere you look, you see evidence of your Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

When will the truth set us free?

2020-09-22T10:29:10-07:00By |Community Conversations|

I feel incredibly blessed to be living at this time. Sometimes that feels like a risky thing to say. Then come numerous negative and critical thoughts, with questions like: How could you say such a thing? Don’t you realize how much pain people are going through? Aren’t you paying attention? I remind myself that COVID Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

Alchemy Phase 6: Sublimation

2020-09-02T10:11:47-07:00By |Alchemy|

A New Equilibrium In Conjunction, there was a general embracing of opposites. In Fermentation, there was a sheer dedication to truth and impeccable perception. Now, in Sublimation, Love and Wisdom find their union. Sublimation begins, and Fermentation ends, when pure, ecstatic Love floods in. It is a Love unbound, not attached to anything, all-embracing, unconditional. Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

Alchemy Phase 5: Fermentation

2020-08-19T15:37:05-07:00By |Alchemy, Community Conversations|

Into the Abyss There is a point at which, to really move forward, a realignment has to occur within the self. This is a deeper process than Calcination - it questions the ego, but it pivots our whole position of awareness. Rather than re-establishing an identity, it relinquishes attachment to ANY identity, even one which Activate your Spiritual Intelligence

Alchemy Phase 4: Conjunction

2020-07-15T09:24:19-07:00By |Alchemy, Community Conversations|

Crucible of Union Everything in manifestation is polar. Hot and cold, wet and dry, expansive and contractive. Yin and Yang. Active and passive. The idea that poles are separate is illusory. In alchemy, every pole contains its opposite. And the opposite pole can be accessed through the right approach.  In the Conjunction phase, one learns Activate your Spiritual Intelligence