Five Ways You Can Be a Voice for Peace

I’ll be teaching a writing workshop in Portland, OR in August for people who want to write books aimed at nurturing peace and light in the world, whether about personal or global healing or both. It’s got me thinking about how writing our deepest truths surrounding universal peace and love can be used to help shift […]

Spiritual Growth: Friends as Mirrors

Not long after I gave up a career in journalism in my 30s, I looked back and realized I had made very few close friends in the newsroom. The only real friends I made came at the very end of my career, and most of these were people who were giving up journalism just as I was. […]

Spiritual Growth: Tree Wisdom

If you’re reading this, you’re more than likely one of the many people being called to heal themselves and in so doing help change the world. The call toward transformation is global and intense, and it seems to begin with a dark night of the soul. It was nearly 20 years ago when I felt this call. […]