“Sit still! Or else!”

I wonder how much residual resistance remains from our caretakers telling us to sit still when we were kids. The directive was an imperative that had punitive consequences if not heeded. When we try “to sit still”, is part of the restlessness rooted in this formative experience of admonishment? Remember the challenge of trying to…

Re-enter Your Dreams to Harness Their Power

This is a transcript of the Dream Re-entry process developed by Dr. Fred Olsen. The conversation occurred in an online chat room focusing on dreams. Dr. Olsen (Dreamtrack) enters the conversation and starts the process with the dreamer (Bravo). The questions posed are the heart of the process. My comments, based on my notes from a workshop I attended with Dr. Olsen, are in parenthesis ().

The Pentacle Spread for the Light and Shadow Tarot Deck

The Pentacle Spread was created by Mark Hannan, the poet of the Incantations in the Light & Shadow Tarot deck book published by Inner Traditions, 1996. The Pentacle Spread can be used with any tarot deck. Below find a full description of how to draw and read the Pentacle Spread. Overview The Pentacle Spread is…

Take Aim! Your Dreams Come True. sfcpdx

Take Aim! Your Dreams Come True.

1. Visualize what life will be like when you accomplish your goal. Make the reality of your accomplishment so real in your mind that you will feel the exhilaration of the accomplishment, even though you haven’t touched it physically. The reality of the accomplishment will cause your mind to begin working on the steps you need…

The Importance of Dreams in the Mystical Process

Morpheus and Iris Pierre-Narcisse Guerin, 1811 . There is basically no difference between the waking state and that of dream, except that one seems more stable than the other. Only after there is awakening in the form of enlightenment is it realized that the waking world itself is indeed nothing but a long dream resulting…