Acceptance, A Path To Wholeness

There is a fine line between acceptance and being involved to fix, resolve and replace. Acceptance is just letting it be. Fixing is seeing it and wanting or needing to do something about it – action steps to rid yourself of the experience. Acceptance is, however, totally accepting it, period.  Accept it.  There it is.

Rainforest Poem

What If? a poem by Ganga White What if our religion was each other? If our practice was our life? If prayer was our words? What if the Temple was the Earth? If forests were our church? If holy water—the rivers, lakes and oceans? What if meditation was our relationships? If the Teacher was life? If wisdom was self-knowledge? If love was the center of …

New Moon Ideas and Rituals

NEW MOON!  NEW MOON! I love rituals.  Ever since I can remember I have loved designing and creating rituals around repetitive lifecycles, whether nature or human ones. There is an inner knowingness and sacredness to me that comes from setting aside a moment of time, marked by some cyclical event. I become present, full of intention and creativity as I construct something that is meaningful …

The Power of Knowing What You DO Want?

“Ugh, I don’t want to clean the kitchen.”  “I don’t want people to think I’m stupid or lazy.”  “I know I don’t like red cars.”  “What do I want for dinner?  I know I don’t want Mexican food.”  “I don’t want this to come across wrong but…  I don’t want my boss to think I’m a doormat.”  “I know 100% I don’t want to waste …