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

These two talks explore our capacity to be tender – sensitive and responsive to ourselves and others. This capacity...

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...

Spiritual Reparenting
Spiritual Reparenting

CC  ~ When we are not sufficiently nurtured in childhood, we are inclined toward anxiety, depression, addiction and other...

Trusting the Gold
Trusting the Gold (retreat talk)

When we are unaware of the emotions and beliefs that shape our experience, we are in a trance characterized...

“Play a Greater Part” – Part 2 - Bodhisattva for our Times
“Play a Greater Part” – Part 2 – Bodhisattva for Our Times

“Play a Greater Part” – Bodhisattva for our Times – Part 2 During scary and uncertain times, the habitual...

Bodhisattva for Our Times
“Play a Greater Part” – Part 1 – Bodhisattva for Our Times

“Play a Greater Part” – Bodhisattva for our Times – Part 1 During scary and uncertain times, the habitual...

Wings of Awakening
The Wings of Awakening – Self-Honesty & Love (retreat talk)

We evolve our consciousness by bringing a clear and kind attention to the tangles of suffering. This talk explores...

Awakening Consciousness in Shadowy Times - Part 2
Awakening Consciousness in Shadowy Times – Part 2

Awakening Consciousness in Shadowy Times – Part 2 – The shadow is the unfaced, unlived fears and emotional pain...

Awakening - Walking meditation instructions
Awakening Consciousness in Shadowy Times (Part 1)

Awakening Consciousness in Shadowy Times – Part 1 On both individual and societal levels, suffering arises from the unseen,...

Seeking What's True
Seeking What’s True – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 3 of 3)

Seeking What’s True  – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 3 of 3) The ground...

Seeking What's True - Part 2
Seeking What’s True – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 2 of 3)

Seeking What’s True  – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 2 of 3) The ground...

Seeking What's True
Seeking What’s True – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 1 of 3)

Seeking What’s True  – Within Ourselves, Beyond Our Self, With Each Other – (Part 1 of 3) The ground...

Spiritual Empowerment: A Heart That's Ready for Anything
Spiritual Empowerment ~ “A Heart That is Ready for Anything”

Spiritual Empowerment ~ “A Heart That is Ready for Anything” ~ When we are trying to control life, we...

Realizing Our Undefended Heart
Realizing Our Undefended and Awakened Heart (retreat talk)

It is our evolutionary and spiritual potential to release unnecessary habits of violating other tribes, individuals and unwanted parts...

Attachments and Addictions
Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Working with Attachments and Addictions

The Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Working with Attachments and Addictions In Buddhist cosmology the torment of intense desire that...

Trusting Our Hearts - Trust in Our Basic Goodness
Trusting Our Hearts – Trust in Our Basic Goodness

Trust in our basic goodness directly effects our capacity for intimacy with others, creativity and living fully.  This talk...

Letting Go - Freedom
Letting Go – The Freedom of Awake Awareness

We know we need to let go of harmful habits like obsessive worry, blame and over consuming to experience...

Your Future Self
Your Future Self: Turning Towards Your Awakened HeartMind

Our lives are shaped by our evolutionary past – the fears and wants that arise from a separate self...

How Hope Can Heal and Free Us - Part 2
How Hope Can Heal and Free Us – Part 2

The mature expression of hope includes three elements: the aspiration for manifesting our full potential, a trust that this...

How Hope Can Heal and Free Us - Part 1
How Hope Can Heal and Free Us – Part 1

The mature expression of hope includes three elements: the aspiration for manifesting our full potential, a trust that this...