Tag Archives: human consciousness

Set Free

The basic principles about which I write on a daily basis are only valuable and meaningful to the degree that you put them into specific practice in your living. I try to describe them in a way that encourages you … Continue reading

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The Guardian of True Liberty

“The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty.” ~ James Madison Seeing the images and videos of the various manifestations of rebellion known as the “Arab Spring” brings me back to the year of my … Continue reading

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Ancient Gladness

Awake, thou wintry earth – Fling off thy sadness! Fair vernal flowers, laugh forth Your ancient gladness! ~ Thomas Blackburn I am bewitched by the transformative spirit of spring this year and cannot help but behold the changes I see … Continue reading

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The Art of Expression

“It is not enough that a man has clearness of vision, and reliance on sincerity, he must also have the art of expression, or he will remain obscure.” ~ George Henry Lewes You can have the best product in the … Continue reading

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The Role of Empathy in the 21st Century

Whether or not you are religiously inclined, the statement purportedly spoken 2,000 years ago by a man whose worldview spawned a number of organized religions including Christianity – “Judge not that ye be not judged” – is worthy of deep … Continue reading

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