The Place Where the Little Rabbits Run

In the early 90’s I was a yoga teacher, a house sitter, and a tour guide. It was a continuing evolution of trust and creative expression. Today I share a story from my experience as a tour guide. I learned how to do this by...

The Remarkable Old Woman

Before the seminar on Saturday, I gave a talk on the Thursday before.  After the lecture my host Helga, brought this woman up to meet me and to ask a question. She speaks no English, is close to 70, thin, very withdrawn and...

The Power of the Word

Most everyone has heard the phrase “In the beginning was the word, and the word was God.”, but few have any idea what it means. Here is a story that may illustrate the deeper meaning. This story begins in...

Anger and Inner Trust

A few months after I moved to Germany in the summer of 1996, I was living in Frankfurt. I walked past a street and some flute music caught my attention. I continued down the street. At the end of the block, I turned and...

Being Born is Weird Enough!

My wife and I just moved from the ashram in Miami Florida to the mother ashram in Espanola New Mexico. It was 1975 and we spent six weeks driving across the country enjoying ourselves along the way. We stayed in many...

MM, it’s time to die!

About a year after moving from my childhood home in Miami to start my own family in New Mexico, my wife and newborn child made a visit back to show my parents their new grandson. One night my wife and I went to visit my...