Copyright © 2019 Carolyn Conger, PhD. All Rights Reserved.

    I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

    Please reload

    Follow Us

    August 22, 2018

    As it is, the white crystal snow

    Wrapped like a shawl around a great tree

    Gives its permission for a time out

    And, still in its winter meditations,

    Like a great Buddha

    Hides the green eruptions 

    To come

    Neither your Excitement and Anticipation

    Nor your Fear 

    Nor need for Power...

    January 24, 2018

    SERVICE, TIRED WORD

    YOU LIFT IT TO THE SACRED

    IT'S SELFLESS BEAUTY

    © Richard Chamberlain 2018

    June 1, 2017

    FOR CASTANEDA LOVERS
    I was asked to translate this piece, and found parts of
    it enlightening. I hope you will too.

    Preface to Carlos Castaneda’s The Teachings of Don Juan

    Translated from Octavio Paz's original Spanish by Carolyn Conger

    A few years ago Michaux told me: "I...

    June 1, 2017

    LOVE IN THIS MOMENT

    EMBRACES YOU TOTALLY

    LOVE BELONGS TO YOU

    ©Richard Chamberlain 2017 

    November 8, 2016

    1.

    THAT SLIGHT BREEZE OPENED

    A PEEK INTO MYSTERY

    WITHIN WHAT SEEMS REAL

    2.

    DESCENDING THE CROSS

    TOTALLY VULNERABLE

    BEYOND SURRENDER

    3.

    THROUGH THE MYSTERY

    INTO THE REALITY

    LOVE FINDS COMMUNION

    4.

    COMMUNION IS ALL

    THE BEGINNING AND THE END (and the beginning)

    THERE IS NOTHING MORE

    ©Ric...

    October 5, 2016

    This morning I had, for me, a big Aha moment.  As I was beginning my meditation, I suddenly realized that every time I try to meditate I automatically assume the posture of my Christian upbringing:  head bowed, shoulders rounded, the unworthy penitent begging for the g...

    September 21, 2016

    We all have a longing, no matter how unconscious it may be, to experience nature—trees, wilderness, bodies of water, mountain air, freedom unbound. Even if it’s just sitting on the front porch of the house that we work so hard to make livable and secure, often we want...

    April 14, 2016

    “Leaving the ordinary world” does not mean leaving it physically or shunning earthly life, it refers to a state of mind. The body is like a lotus root and the mind is like the lotus blossom. The root is in the mud, but the blossom is in the air. People who attain the T...

    March 18, 2016

    He was a relatively young man who had an exciting life. full of travel and speed. Across skies aflame with fire and ocean blues at dawn. Creeping circle rainbows were part of his world, along with loving moons rising red from horizons. Stars baring witness to his solit...

    Please reload

    • Facebook Basic Square
    • Twitter Basic Square
    • Google+ Basic Square