Monthly Archives: August 2011

Embrace Better Health

I used to have a friend who repeatedly said that people did not get well because of resistance. She said, they resisted the healing process and so they could not embrace health.  For years I pondered this concept as I … Continue reading

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A Criticism of a Memoir

I just finished reading Memoirs of a Spiritual Outsider by Suzanne Clores. I don’t mean this blog as a book review (although in some ways it may read as one), but as a commentary. I offer some criticism from the … Continue reading

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“Become a shaman in 15 days?”

I just read a description of two “shamanic apprenticeships” offered by different people who claim to train a person as a “full mesa carrier” in about 15 days. Both specifically mentioned that the training required a commitment of 15 days. … Continue reading

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