Archive for: December 2007

The Elephant in Your Rearview Mirror


/ Photo by exfordy /

Your car tells you something about yourself.

It can reveal your state of health and emotions, and give you some signs of what to expect further up the road.

I created a list for you on car symbolism that you can apply to your daily life or to your dreams. Read more

In the Bardo – Part II — Health Crisis as Vision Quest


/ Photo by TroyMason /

I had a bad case of food poisoning this past spring. I reported my experience to my acupuncturist: fever and intense abdominal pain. She surprised me by responding, “You went on a journey, didn’t you? What did you learn?” In my delirium, I heard messages about my future, and they came true a few months later.

A health crisis is a catalyst for spiritual introspection and illumination. You are disconnected from your body because of pain, discomfort, and medication. You find yourself suspended between the physical and spiritual realms. It is another Bardo state.

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In the Bardo – Part I – How To See In the Dark


/ Photo by nick russill /

Feeling stuck, in limbo, in-between jobs or relationships?

Welcome to the Bardo! The Bardo is a transitional phase between lives, life cycles, or even moments. The Bardo is where you transform your old self, shed your skin, and start anew. It’s a spiritual re-evaluation period when you let go of the impulses of the body and the complexities of the physical world, allowing you to return to essential spiritual matters.

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