Addiction #01 – Alcohol (05/31/12)

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #01 – the challenge of ALCOHOL Alcohol is the oldest drug in the world. Chemical tests of ancient pottery jars have revealed that beer was produced about 7,000 years ago in what is today Iran, and it is safe to say that it was brewed long before that. Even more […]

Addiction #01 – Alcohol (Part 2 … a Solution) 05/31/12

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #01 – ALCOHOL (Part two — A WAY OUT) “I can’t convince you to put the drink down … You have to want to do that.” ~ Don Young So, maybe you have decided that you would like alcohol to play a diminished role in your life. Maybe you have […]

Day 215 … July 2nd (on Seeing the other)

“Once the Realization is accepted that, even between the closest human beings, infinite distances continue to exist, a Wonder-full living side by side can blossom – if, of course, they both succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible to See the other, whole against the sky.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke If […]

choosing yourSELF … (05/31/12)

There is no wrong or right answer to the question of who you truly are, and yet in each moment of your life you do only get to choose one of the possible answers … Choose Care-fully!

Addiction #02 – Smoking (05/30/12)

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #02 – the challenge of SMOKING … This is going to be a tough post to write. Nicotine is especially insidious, so most smokers who read this information could very well “tune out” before they even get to the information that could help them free themselves from its grasp. And […]

Addiction #02 – Smoking (Part 2 … a Solution) 05/30/12

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #02 – SMOKING (Part two – A WAY OUT) On a conscious level, roughly 70% of daily smokers really want to stop. And yet few of them understand that they are dealing with more than just an addiction; that they are dealing with a permanent “priorities disorder” – a real […]

Day 216 … July 3rd (leaping into Life)

“One either leaps completely into Loving, or one walks through life searching in vain for the same …” ~ anonymous … Every choice made tells the Universe exactly Who we have chosen in that moment to BE … … the Cosmos then always responds accordingly.

Addiction #03 – Caffeine (05/29/12)

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #03 – the challenge of CAFFEINE “Way too much coffee. But if it weren’t for the coffee, I’d have no identifiable personality whatsoever.” ~ David Letterman Now I’m going to start by saying that I am NOT trying to tell any of you what to do. Just as it is […]

Addiction #03 – Caffeine (Part 2 … a Solution) 05/29/12

LICKING THE RAZOR’S EDGE Addiction #03 — COFFEE (Part two – A WAY OUT) “[The coffee industry] benefits from … our dependence on their product to make us feel good, by having us forget that we were feeling Good in the first place.” ~ Naisah van Vliet You might think that you don’t drink enough […]

Day 217 … July 4th (potent prayer)

“Strengthen your belief in your Self, in the future of Humanity, in the things of this world which cannot be easily perceived. Awaken now to that which lies dormant within your Soul. Re-ignite the flame of your consciousness, and measure the strength of your conviction. Reveal the lie and renounce your hatred. Seek, find and […]

being Civilized … (05/29/12)

Intelligence is one thing; being Civilized is quite another … Yes, we are an advanced, intelligent species. We can speak, use tools, make machines and color coordinate our clothes — all great accomplishments (especially the latter). And yet, even though these characteristics make us “smarter” than the other species on Earth, they don’t make us […]