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to reach God

Out-side of God

        God is Divine, He is Righteous, and He is Just in all His ways.  But His Anger is kindled, and there is a day appointed in which this Anger will be poured out on the Earth.  God has made a way … [Read More...]






In the last week or so, I finally made a decision to go ahead with open heart surgery. For a while I felt I had the luxury of choice – but in the end there was no choice left except an obvious … [Read More...]

Soul Plan

The unborn/incoming soul is a most amazing and profound subject, definitely more interesting than ghosts, ghouls and the things that make you jump out of your skin. These beautiful souls ready to … [Read More...]

Rewards Program

When a rewards system is put in place to live life by, it makes for a reward to always be needed. When we do certain deeds are we not looking to possibly get a better seat in heaven or move up on the … [Read More...]

Are You Okay?

Are you okay? Are you alright? Questions asked when loved one is gone. Your house feels empty Your soul is blue The same questions asked over and over again? Dreams you shared once gone like the … [Read More...]

Beneficial Response

Life occurs and our response to it will be determined by what mind set has been developed. A mind set of neutrality is much more beneficial than one thats in place to respond a certain way.Regardless … [Read More...]


Exploring Passion

What is passion? A desire? A want? A knowing of something? A hearts whisper? Gods teaching intuition feeling? Unforgetable wonderous moments? That something that makes you smile? That feeling in your … [Read More...]

Pikes Peak Cairns, Copyright 2012 Cindy Skaggs

Balance in an Imbalanced World

Climbing Pikes Peak last summer, I discovered a trail marker I'd never known before.  Called Cairns, they're stacked rocks that mark the trail.When I first noticed them, I thought they were merely … [Read More...]


Trust Your Soul to Guide You

Trust your soul to always guide you on the right path. I can remember years ago when I made the conscious connection between my soul/intuition telling me a truth and at the time I listened and … [Read More...]

A Soulful Awakening

www.stephaniebanks.org   In August of 2012, amidst the magnificent mountains of Whistler British Columbia Canada, Stephanie Banks, misjudged her surroundings and narrowly avoided death as … [Read More...]

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On The Verge

The past several weeks I have felt weepy.  I’m not sad nor am I highly distressed. It feels like the tears could drop at any moment. Yet when I try to cry nothing happens. Sure I’ve … [Read More...]

Undying Love

His  eyes know what  you think Without saying a word His  hands the ones You love to hold A place of friendship Honesty and Trust The missing piece felt When you are apart The person that makes you … [Read More...]


Kabbalistic Difference Between Writing in Third Person Narrative and First Person

Since the topic came up recently, I thought to include my responses here for the benefit of all. While this article references non-fiction, the difference between the two relates to fiction as … [Read More...]

If you’re breathing you’re spiritual

  Here are a few things to consider about spirituality: Meditation is wonderful, but it's not what makes someone spiritual. It's what supports a balanced life, can help open your mind, and … [Read More...]

Someday Dreams

Someday is a popular word A word that holds our dreams Someday I will do that Said often as someday dreams concerned We seem to put them off Until we dream again Put your someday dreams Into now … [Read More...]

Going beyond fear to “name the process”: A way forward in this troubled world?

Last week I went to see my local football club, Chesterfield FC playing at home in a local ‘derby’ against Doncaster Rovers. At the end of the match, I was leaving the stadium along with a couple of … [Read More...]



I am not a very religious man but I do believe in God and Jesus Christ. I do believe in miracles and praying. As far as Angels go I always thought they were just in Heaven. I had never seen one but … [Read More...]

The Journey of Transformation

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The Tarnish in Forgiveness.

Forgiveness. A word that looks great on paper. A word that when spoken, soothes the heart. However, because we live in a world that is enforced by the nature of duality, I cant help but do what I do … [Read More...]



The Definition of Difference

“My existence from thoughts ~ into reality it comes~ unseen because … [Read More...]

Businessman’s world

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The light shines in

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A Father’s Love

Jesus prayed to the Father often, this provided the needed love and support … [Read More...]


Broken Open.

It is ceaseless. And it is true what they say, there are always … [Read More...]

A Beautiful Beginning

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Oceans in Oceans

surfacing rising floating in boundless bubbles holding heaving moving … [Read More...]

Faith In Dreams

Not Really Goodbye

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Goodbye Mama

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The Age of My Time

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Do you know

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Conscious and Zen Again

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Surreal Life

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Wolfsisters   Wolfsisters running through the woods being born in the … [Read More...]

Hand in Hand

Hand in hand with Jesus,walking down life’s road,sharing every … [Read More...]

A Poem Shared

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Forgiveness It is hard to smile at someone Who has caused you pain and … [Read More...]

God’s Child

He came out her womb with his obvious first cry. He still cries for that … [Read More...]


Quick To Judge

Don’t be too quick to judge. We all have a story to tell,  A story that … [Read More...]

Abstract Heart

when I look at you, im looking at an abstract piece of arta very strong … [Read More...]

Healing Bird

Healing Bird   Healing Bird share with me your color which is made out … [Read More...]

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Fall Into

Fall into my arms For I have never left you There is a garden that sits … [Read More...]

Celestial Dance

To Dance The Dance Forgotten By Time To Touch The Edge Of Rippled … [Read More...]


A Season of Wisteria

You are gone. But once you were there. Once, back then, you covered me with … [Read More...]

Please Allow Me!

When I am old and my body frail If tubes keep me alive instead of breathing … [Read More...]

Journey of Love

  Despite the interminable distance,in a brumous and sunny path Under … [Read More...]

I Pray

I Pray.. that you may live this day.. with Bliss, Contentment, … [Read More...]

God’s Promises Never Fail

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The Source

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Who Are You?

Who are you? Are you the woman you want to be? Making choices to live your … [Read More...]

Lost In The North On Christmas Eve

It was a cold night far in the North The snow was twiring and … [Read More...]


Be Here

Like the prudent mariner Never trust your fate To just one map, A … [Read More...]


I’m posting a poem dedicated to the lotus feet of Sri Aurobindo

            MY LIEGE   The … [Read More...]

Fall Fishing

  Fall Fishin       When the river’s running … [Read More...]

A Heart’s Wasteland

Gnawing on the inside Are faults and failures. Growth can none find, And … [Read More...]


What are thoughts? A thought is what goes on between our ears, it may … [Read More...]

When Jesus Knocks

This is a poem that tells what happens when Jesus knocks at the door of our … [Read More...]

Being Alone

A simple protected life Keeping walls around your heart! Listening to the … [Read More...]

Unfolding the rose

Unfolding the rose It is only a tiny rosebud        A flower of God's … [Read More...]

A Smile Nine-days-lasting

Who is she,this woman who bestowed upon me,underserving mortal man,a smile … [Read More...]

Growing Old

I am old,and turning grey,I forget a little more each day,so, forgive me if … [Read More...]

White and Silent

It is white and silent  trees heavy laden with untouched snow,  a sky of … [Read More...]

Shaman tree

A Prayer to Self Love

Blessed Mother Father God, help me to forgive myself on every level. Help … [Read More...]

To Shine

I'm a diamond in the roughYa - I'm a pretty rough diamondYou have to … [Read More...]


As he looks at his past From the photos of despair He opened his heart … [Read More...]

The Gifts

And he asked her, " How may I win your heart? Shall I adorn you, my vision, … [Read More...]

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Experience life in a new way – First volume in poetry series released

I am excited to have just released the first book in my Experience … [Read More...]

Medicine Wheel

Medicine Wheel   Medicine Wheel of sacred powers teach me my place in … [Read More...]


I AM Whatever I Am I Am the Fountain of Life I Am Love Unconditional I … [Read More...]



 FOLLOW YOUR BLISS ... I know where I have been and I know where I … [Read More...]

Verna E. MacKay

Jesus Christ God’s Gift Of Love Our Hope Of Salvation

This book tells of God’s goodness, his mercy, his grace, and his love for … [Read More...]


Reach Toward the Sun

A Rock said to a Tree, " It is YOU I want to be!, Tell me, how can it be … [Read More...]

‘The Human Condition’

‘The Human Condition’ With restless longing Amidst the clamour of our … [Read More...]

One fire, one flame

All this time we were looking around, searching all over the ground Trying … [Read More...]

Tell It To Jesus; He Alone Understands

This poem tells that there are times when we go through rough times in our … [Read More...]

An Obsevation

The day is sunny, the day is cold, it chills my bones, more now since I am … [Read More...]

Finding peace in chaos

Whatever did I say Whatever did I do To make you feel this way? I am … [Read More...]

Holy Spirit Filled and Led

Defining Self

How Do You Define Yourself? Question for the day: Do I belong in "hell", … [Read More...]


Hour Glass Of Emotions

I sat sifting through this year Contemplating the tears of sadness Another … [Read More...]


Heat and bluff : I had done not a thing wrong and i was … [Read More...]

Flower Power

  Flower Power       Smooth, softly tender   Pale … [Read More...]

Untapped Potential to Love

Loving ourself is our birth right. It is the essence of life itself and if … [Read More...]

Meditating Along the Ohio

To paraphrase Heraclitus, one cannot meditate by the same river … [Read More...]



There is a rhythm, even in the wildness of life. There is a mystery in the … [Read More...]


Silence is an innaccurate word Loud, it is full of strangeness Listen, for … [Read More...]

Take Time

TAKE TIME Take time to enjoy each baby step, we take as we travel this … [Read More...]

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Time Is

A moment A smile A touch A word A memory Time is a gift Time is now Time is … [Read More...]

Endless Possibilities

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I Am the Gentle Rain that Falls

I have written this poem for everyone who has lost a loved one. I try to … [Read More...]

The Snow Drift

The Snow Drift There is a large snow drift, In front of the large tree, The … [Read More...]

If yiu can do me one favour…

      If you can do me one … [Read More...]


Rainbow Of Humanity

When little children begin to draw Many of their pictures show a rainbow in … [Read More...]

The Inevitable Expansion of Love

Love is the energy of creation, it cannot be denied. The expansion is … [Read More...]

Jesus Christ Was the Ultimate Networker

  Brought to you by  Frank Palacio from … [Read More...]


The Precipice

There is no hardness in us Except for deluded egos call So draw near to the … [Read More...]

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the moon behind the walls through cold feathers of the wind, calls the … [Read More...]

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The Conditioned Mind is the cause of all that we do. This isn’t the fault … [Read More...]

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When one thinks life is all figured out, they are more disconnected than … [Read More...]

Look Before You Think

Don't believe anything you think. Unless ones mind is settled enough, most … [Read More...]

Perceived Fantasies.

Nothing that is perceived is truth. Perception is mostly a fantasy in a … [Read More...]

Heartfelt Concern

To worry is to be selfish, to be concerned is to love. The selfish I is at … [Read More...]

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The are many things that happen throughout life that makes it go in a … [Read More...]

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When one lives from the head, life's foundation is as if it was built on … [Read More...]

Death is Like a Bird

The Scarlet Macaw is considered to be amongst the most beautiful birds on … [Read More...]

Reinforcing I

There are two ways to view life, one is of I and one is of stillness. They … [Read More...]

Captive Mind

A mind that misses the mark to love can't change itself with self help … [Read More...]

The Girl

I walk down the street I see a girl and our eyes meet, tears run down her … [Read More...]

Harmony With Oneself

To be in harmony with life, there has to be harmony with oneself. But if … [Read More...]

Knowing the Whole Truth

Knowledge doesn't guarantee one knows truth. Sometimes it actually harms … [Read More...]


The Definition of Difference

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A Storied Past

Story after story, going round and round in the head. He said she said, if … [Read More...]


The Grandmother’s Visit

The Grandmothers Visit... "What's for lunch?", I thought as I walked … [Read More...]

Exposing the Other Cheek

Even when one is wronged and justified in getting even, it will harm them … [Read More...]

Is Suffering An Unconscious Choice

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Nothing Under the Bed

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Stuck in the Mud

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A Cruel Calm

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No Diversion Needed

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Daily Message. Exercise 61. You are only what you say you are.

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