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Relaxing the Over-Controller - Part 1
Relaxing the Over-Controller – Part 1

Link to transcript in PDF here.   CC   ~ We all have conditioning to do what we can to...

Ask the Friend for Love - prayer
Ask the Friend for Love – exploring living prayer

Prayer, when cultivated consciously, energizes and guides us on the spiritual path. This talk investigates the difference between wanting,...

Sure Heart's Release
Sure Heart’s Release – “redux”

Sure Heart’s Release – a favorite talk from 2015 The pathway to our awakened heart includes deep recognition of...

Namaste: Soul Recognition: The Practice of Namaste
Soul Recognition: The Practice of Namaste

In our daily trance we experience ourselves and others through a filter of wants, fears, stories and beliefs. Drawing...

Healing Trauma
Healing Addiction: De-conditioning the Hungry Ghosts

 CC ~ This talk examines the suffering that arises when due to unmet needs for love and safety, our...

Exquisite Risk Transcript - Undefended Heart
Taking ‘The Exquisite Risk:’ An Undefended Heart

Taking ‘The Exquisite Risk:’ An Undefended Heart –   CC   ~ Poet Mark Nepo uses the phrase “exquisite...

Realizing Our Deepest Desires
Realizing Your Deepest Desires

Realizing Your Deepest Desires – This talk differentiates between egoic intentions (driven by wants and fears), and our true...

Healing Trauma
Healing Trauma: The Light Shines Through the Broken Places

  CC   ~ Most of us have encountered trauma either in our own direct experience or with someone...

Listening to the Song - Part 2
Listening to the Song – Part 2

Listening is more than a communications skill, it is a capacity that awakens our awareness. As we learn to...

Listening to the Song - Part 1
Listening to the Song – Part 1

Listening is more than a communications skill, it is a capacity that awakens our awareness. As we learn to...

Being Truthful
Being Truthful

Being Truthful –   CC   ~ The grounds of happiness, loving relationships and a just and flourishing society...

Heart Metta Lovingkindness Practice
Trusting Our Awakening Heart

The more we trust that our awareness and heart are awakening, the more we find ease, grace and true...

Love, and Death
Love, and Death (Retreat Talk)

Love, and Death (Retreat Talk) – To live our lives fully, we need to embrace the natural unfolding of...

Darkness of the Womb
Darkness of the Womb – Four Key Steps in Transforming Suffering

Darkness of the Womb – Four Key Steps in Transforming Suffering – CC ~ We can either repeat old...

Your Awake Heart is Calling You
Your Awake Heart Is Calling You

Your Awake Heart Is Calling You ~ As individuals and societies, we are pulled by both the insecurity of...

Dissolving Trance with RAIN
Dissolving Trance with RAIN

One of the pervasive expressions of trance is identifying with a limited and separate sense of self.  This talk...

Refuge in Truth, Love and Awareness
Refuge in Truth, Love and Awareness

Refuge in Truth, Love and Awareness – The three archetypal refuges of truth, love and awareness are interweaving pathways...

Don’t Know Mind – Stepping Out of the Trance of Thinking

Don’t Know Mind ~ (a talk from June 10, 2009) Thoughts, and more broadly, conceptual knowledge, cannot lead to...

The Revolution of Tenderness - Part 2
The Revolution of Tenderness – Part 2

The Revolution of Tenderness – Part 2 – These two talks explore our capacity to be tender – sensitive...

Revolution of Tenderness
The Revolution of Tenderness – Part I

The Revolution of Tenderness – Part I ~ A two-talk series explores our capacity to be tender – sensitive...