Drift Out of Driftwood

This week I am closing up life at the ranch and joining Reed in San Miguel de Allende for the next few weeks. It's hot as a witch's breath here in Austin; everything's gone and dried up and blowing in the dust. I hear cackles in the wind, it's that hot. I'm so very happy to be heading down south; … [Read more...]

Reiki: Hocus Pocus or can it Heal?

I first learned about reiki when I was living in San Francisco and I did not understand it, nor did I believe it worked. The word itself seemed to illicit eye rolls in many (like me!) because it seems too airy-fairy. I was a big eye-roller up until this past year. How is it that someone could hover … [Read more...]

What’s an Energy Healer?

"An energy healer is someone who can assist in moving your energy in an attempt for better mental, emotional and physical health." I've often asked myself what IS an energy healer and then mumble, "it's not real", even though I am surrounded by the study, practice and fascination of all things … [Read more...]

Fired Up

One year ago, I awoke early and headed out for a dewey, crisp morning Northern Illinois walk, in an attempt to sort my thoughts about my current job, and what the heck I was going to do because I knew I had to get out. I hadn't even been with the company three months, yet I knew I needed out. I … [Read more...]

To Be Me Agan

The more I read and attempt to understand near death experiences, the more I accept how profoundly I have been changed by my mom's passing; and it was not a near death experience for me, but a near-to-three-deaths-experience. Those weeks spent with my mom have affected me in such a way that at times … [Read more...]