The One Lesson Dr. Wayne Dyer Didn’t Intend to Teach

“Where’s Papa going with that ax?”  Do you recognize this line?  It’s the first line of Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White.  It is one of the most recognizable opening lines ever written.  It grabs the reader and it sets the mind wandering in a direction the reader does not anticipate when beginning a children’s book. … Continue reading The One Lesson Dr. Wayne Dyer Didn’t Intend to Teach

Others Are Guilty of Being Selfish

Some time ago I noticed myself feeling angry when a friend was being selfish.  I took some time to look at that experience and found that while my less-than-peaceful experience appeared to be due to my friend’s behavior, it was actually the result of my own self-image. In order to find clarity here, let’s first … Continue reading Others Are Guilty of Being Selfish

Use Chaos to Eliminate Chaos in Your Life

We all would claim to have at least some chaos in our lives.  Whether or not it is true depends on each person’s definition of what chaos is or means to them and many define or experience chaos as the result of external forces beyond our control.  That said, regardless of how we define chaos, … Continue reading Use Chaos to Eliminate Chaos in Your Life

Trying to be Kind and Loving

  Throughout my life, people and religion went to great lengths teaching and preaching that I should try to be kind and loving.  As a result, I’ve spent the majority of my life trying to be kind and more loving; trying to be that loving, compassionate person I sensed was inside but for whatever reason … Continue reading Trying to be Kind and Loving

There is no But… in “I Love You” – Love Wants Nothing

In my experience, there are two kinds of love: The experience that happens on a worldly level with another person (animal, thing, or experience.) and the all-encompassing experience of Love where our sense of separation and individuality fades away. This type of Love is incomprehensible and is understood only through experience. I’ll refer to this … Continue reading There is no But… in “I Love You” – Love Wants Nothing