LIVING AS SILENCE 

We mostly think of silence as the opposite of noise, as something we can find by getting away from our everyday lives, or something we can create by switching off the phone, lighting a few candles, and relaxing on the couch. But silence is not an object or a commodity. It can neither be found…

The Body as A Gateway To Liberation

Strictly nondual beliefs such as “The body is an illusion,” “Only consciousness is real,” and “I am not my body,” are very often a convenient excuse for avoiding an awkward and poten- tially painful inquiry that challenges the much-cherished notion of awakening as a transcendent state without the messiness of the human experience. If this…

Awakeness Flowing Into Your Life

If you are authentically committed to opening to the whole of you, even though it may hurt your pride, make you cringe in disgust, or bring you to your knees in shame, then the empty radiance at the core of all that you perceive, think, and feel will pour into you unimpeded. As this formless…

Surfing the Absolute and the Relative

There’s a fine line in surfing the absolute and the relative. To be fully awake is to have fallen into the existential abyss of being in which all constructs that uphold the notion, perception and identity with a “separate self” are demolished, absolutely. This is the end of the story of “me” as you have…

RADICAL TIMES – Excerpt From EMBODIED ENLIGHTENMENT

The problem lies deep within the human psyche, which has been hypnotized into viewing the world through the lens of separation. We have forgotten that our true nature is wholeness itself, and so we believe ourselves to be separate from one another, from the world, from the cosmos, and from God. This erroneous perception is…

Book reviews

From a review on Goodreads.com “Wow! Has anyone else read this book yet? It will surely raise the hackles on the backs of non-dual hardliners everywhere. Yet her message would be to go towards that! The spiritual journey lies in the heart of everyday life. It is so refreshing to be pointed in the direction…

DOES THE EGO DIE?

Non-Duality Press – May 31, 2017 In true awakening, there is neither a death nor a transcendence of ego. Instead, the location of self is released from its entanglement with the unconscious ego (in other words, the conglomeration of conditioned mental, emotional, and physical responses). Liberated from the prison of egoic identification, the sense of “I-ness”…