spirituality

The Sacred Disconnect

The Sacred Disconnect

This spiritual path you are traveling is exactly the one you are meant to travel. All of it is part of the journey. All of it is sacred. Yes, all of it. Often we feel we are on the “right” spiritual path until things go “wrong.” Until […]

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The Old You, the Now You, the New You? All YOU.

The Old You, the Now You, the New You? All YOU.

So many people I work and play with come with a common need: to reconnect with part of themselves that they have lost. I know this feeling. I’m quite familiar with it, in fact.  But I also know sometimes that being who we ‘used to be’ isn’t […]

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My name is Lisa and I’m in a Shitty Mood

My name is Lisa and I'm in a Shitty Mood

Perhaps there are some people that prefer a crappy mood over a joyful one. I am not one of them. I woke up this morning in a god-awful crappy mood. I was physically sore and achey. Low back pain, hip and sciatica called out “Morning!” as I […]

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My Happiness is No Accident

“Super happy, just because.” … I posted on Facebook yesterday. But then I got to thinking, just because? Like, no explanation? No cause? Actually, there is a because. The because is because I work on happiness. It’s not a fluke, not just some random coincidence that I […]

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Cherishing My Checkered Church Past

Cherishing My Checkered Church Past

I’m not the most nostalgic person. I don’t have boxes of mementos.  I’m not part of any school alumni groups. I graduated high school twenty-five years ago and I’ve never been to any sort of reunion. So I can’t really explain what got into me last week, […]

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Mean-Spirited Roadhouses and Other Detours

Mean-Spirited Roadhouses and Other Detours

“Gamble everything for love, if you’re a true human being. If not, leave this gathering. Half-heartedness doesn’t reach into majesty.   You set out to find God, but then you keep stopping for long periods at mean-spirited roadhouses.” – From “The Essential Rumi” (translated by Coleman Barks) […]

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When you’re just not feeling it…

When you're just not feeling it...

I was sore. I was tired. I was having a bad hair day. I was not feeling it. But in 90 minutes, I had to teach an “Unleash Your Inner Bombshell” burlesque intro workshop to a room full of women. Helping women tap into their inner sexy, […]

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Everything is an Invitation

Everything is an Invitation

Some days are louder than others. Some days are a cacophony of distractions, voices, chatter, noise. The feeling of being pulled in too many directions is one of my least favorite feelings. Yet, if everything is an invitation, which I believe it is, then this feeling… even […]

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The Sacred Disconnect

The Sacred Disconnect

This spiritual path you are traveling is exactly the one you are meant to travel. All of it is part of the journey. All of it is sacred. Yes, all of it. Often we feel we are on the “right” spiritual path until things go “wrong,” and […]

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