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Mitzvah Mama? Linda Cohen Chats About Debut Book ‘1,000 Mitzvahs’

Sometimes the simplest things can make the biggest difference. In her debut book, 1,000 Mitzvahs, author Linda Cohen gives the rest of us a path to follow if we want to regularly help out...

A Little Nightmusic

2013 Tiferet Writing Contest: Honorable Mention in Poetry A Little Nightmusic by Ami Kaye Her sheer veil streams in a pale mist, the crimson lahenga swirls around her running form, she smells the crushed grass beneath her naked feet. I want...

There is No One at the Center of the Cross (Easter Meditation)

On the cross, Jesus said, "Forgive them Father, for they know not what they do." Did he carry the sins of the world, or drop them? The center of the cross is a place that...

Wholehearted Work

While reading Crossing the Unknown Sea: Work as a Pilgrimage of Identity by David Whyte, I came across a quote that I loved. Whyte describes a conversation he had with a friend, Brother David. Whyte is...

Writing From Your Soul: Workshop with Wayne Dyer

Do you have an inspirational story that could benefit others? How about a great story idea that you would like to turn into a book? Join celebrated self-empowerment author Wayne Dyer as he discusses some...

The Mnemosyne Weekly: Poem Fourteen

This week I'll be memorizing "Composed Upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802" by William Wordsworth. Here we're invited to observe a beautiful, peaceful, blissful moment that, in its description and stillness, has always felt like a painting...

The Art of Noticing

“The range of what we think and do is limited by what we fail to notice.” ---Joseph Campbell Our multi-tasking/sound bite/microwave/remote-control culture encourages Noise instead of Noticing; Entertainment, not Engagement.  We have instant everything, from messages...

The days I ran away to a monastery

I suppose we all need to escape our present lives at times; the needs of them press so close around us that we forget how to stride, how to see the world and our...

Spirit Walker

If you venture into the inner wilderness without a guide   Be certain you do not forget   Your reason map conscience compass and love garments   It might also be a good idea to bring a prayer flare just in case   And good company to brighten the way and...

DISSOLVING INTO GOODNESS

"The Kingdom of Heaven is poured out all over the earth and men don't see it." ~Jesus, 'Gnostic Gospel of Thomas' I. The distance between heaven and earth is less than the diameter of a photon....