Completing Cycles and Crossing Thresholds

Several years ago, I wrote a post about coming to completion, and it feels like it’s high past the time to talk more about what it means to come to completion and crossing thresholds into new cycles in life.Have you ever had a moment when you felt simply done with something? Not “over it.” Not deciding that it’s time to move on. You are simply done. You feel … [Read Entire Story]

Being Spiritually Ready Versus Prepared

Today's topic is aimed to help separate two very different concepts that get co-mingled. One is about being ready, and the other is about being prepared. Very often, these two ideas are merged together, but I think in the context of spiritual awakening that it is important to separate them with distinct meanings.It's so common for people to have experiences they aren't prepared for and for which their soul is ready, and it's equally common for spiritual seekers to have done tons of preparation and have nothing really emerge. It's kind of like making a baby. By a woman's mid teens, her body is ready. Is she financially, emotionally, intellectually, … [Read Entire Story]