Stage or Audience

We star in our own play. Even though we don’t put on the whole production, we do write much of our script. Most dramas have delight and hardship. To enjoy the show, we need to remember that we aren’t just actors performing on stage for a demanding crowd....

Validation

Our goals change as we move through different stages in life. When we’re young, we mainly want to fit in. Later, we become preoccupied with finding a romantic partner, developing a career and creating a family and/or group identity. As we get older, we hope...

Burdened by Bad News?

When the news begins to feels burdensome, as tragic as it sometimes is, it’s only a part of what’s happening. According to the law of polarity, there’s always an equal amount of good and bad. Even though most news sources paint pictures of a...

Now, Do Nothing

The wealthy have the luxury to comprehend it, the famous understand it and powerful people can confirm it — nothing you have or do will make you happy if you’re not okay inside. All the comfort, attention and goodies in the world can’t erase inner...

Ignorance Breeds Violence

Our personal reality can be characterized by unconditional love and peace or mistrust and violence. When our hearts are open, we understand that those who engage in unethical or harmful behavior, do so out of deep ignorance. They don’t understand that in hurting...