Live the truth

“…for there is no other way to find it,” writes Osho in a letter Love and blessings. Live the truth, for there is no other way to find it. Become the truth, for there is no other way to know it. You cannot know truth through words, not through the …...Read More

Join the Writers Rising Retreat - with Anne Lamott, Cheryl Strayed & others!

If you’re a fellow or aspiring writer, today’s post is for you! The people behind the Writer’s Room have organized a pretty amazing retreat that you won’t want to miss. Writers Rising 2024 , running from October 25th through 27th, is sure to be an unforgettable experience that will ignite …...Read More

Kidding around

On a Miami to Chicago flight was a lively youngster who nearly drove everyone crazy. He was running up and down the aisle when the flight attendant started serving coffee. He ran smack into her, knocking a cup of coffee out of her hand and onto the floor. As he …...Read More

How to Be Brave and Speak up Early in the Conversation

“Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.” ~Winston S. Churchill In a recent episode involving a field trip my daughter is taking, I found myself at a crossroads, grappling with the fear of expressing concerns early in a conversation. As a parent, I highly value my children’s growth but …...Read More

The Gift of Self-Acceptance: Goodbye Filters, Hello Authentic Self

“Beauty doesn’t come from physical perfection. It comes from the light in our eyes, the spark in our hearts, and the radiance we exude when we’re comfortable enough in our skin to focus less on how we look and more on how we love.” ~Lori Deschene Swiping though the various …...Read More

The Antropocene: An invitation!

Part 11 Caption: Diogenes of Sinope, in search of a human being. Source: Wiki Commons Imagine! Imagine we spend all the money not to make war with each other, but to switch nearly the entire world to an efficient and renewable energy system: this would cost nearly $62 trillion, according …...Read More

Time out in the Dolomites

Part 2 of Sajjad’s photographs from his mountaineering trips with his beloved Saaralya, in the Italian Alps Part 1 with introduction: Postcard from the Dolomites (click on photos to see full screen) Sesto Dolomites Before Breakfast Mt Paterno and Three Peaks, San Candido (San Candel, Innichen*) The Locatelli Hut (Dreizinnenhütte) …...Read More

How to Stop Prioritizing Everyone and Everything Else at Your Own Expense

“Agreeing to things just to keep the peace is actually a trauma response. When you do this you’re disrespecting your boundaries. No more making yourself uncomfortable for others to feel comfortable. You have control now. You run your life. Take up space and use your voice.” ~Dj Love Light I …...Read More

Horoscope for the Month of Gemini 2024

This month’s horoscope by Phoebe with quotes by Osho from the series And the Flowers Showered; “There is no way to find truth, except through finding it!” Phoebe would like to point out that we all have all the twelve zodiac signs in our horoscope – some with planets in …...Read More


(26 May 1934 – 28 April 2024) Acceptance by Angela van Aubel Swami Deva Siddhartha (Theo van Langen) left his body Sunday evening, 28 April 2024. He has been able to live through and witness the long disease process of Parkinson’s with a deep sense of acceptance. To be present …...Read More