Author Archives: new desert

About new desert

Nurturing the Gift of Seeking is about a spiritual "destination," a journey within, a new beginning, that eventually takes us where we are meant to arrive. What matters is, first and foremost, our seeking spirit. Happy journey, dear fellow Sisters and Brothers!

Maintaining our freedom of being

Dear Ones, Many of you know that political activist, moral and spiritual ‘awakener’ (*1) Marianne Williamson is running for the 2020 US presidential election. She announced her candidacy last week and started campaigning right away. I was reading her Story … Continue reading

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A most meaningful commemoration

I returned to Mount Vernon today, where the estate of George Washington, first president of the United States between 1789 and 1797, is located. I visited for the first time last Friday and wanted to get another feel for it, … Continue reading

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For Light by John O’Donohue

A beautiful poem by John O’Donohue For Light Light cannot see inside things. That is what the dark is for: Minding the interior, Nurturing the draw of growth Through places where death In its own way turns into life. In … Continue reading

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Do we need to exit the old to penetrate the new?

Do we need to exit the old to penetrate the new? I was doing a meditation this evening with a tarot card that epitomizes a sense of completion: the World. It is the last of the twenty-two major Arcana cards, … Continue reading

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In the craziness of it all

In the craziness of it all This is how I feel, dear Ones. The craziness has engulfed us all, and who knows what it will give birth to. This is still a mystery to me. Did I say fortunately? The … Continue reading

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Rolling down the hill

Rolling down the hill Dear Ones, The first thought that crossed my mind this morning (Monday) as I sat on my meditation chair was, “rolling down the hill.” Why would it be so? And what does it mean? A few … Continue reading

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Back to basics

Back to basics https://www.facebook.com/events/2080753521935192/ Dear Ones, A friend of mine working in the field of intercultural relations requested a biography of mine, in case one of her clients would be interested in my experience. This sent me into a reflective … Continue reading

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