How Inquiry Helps Us Go Beyond ‘What’s Missing?’

Seeking What’s Missing – The road most traveled One common dynamic that brings many to the spiritual path is seeking a greater sense of fulfillment, wholeness or completeness. Or, perhaps more accurately, a more enduring sense of fulfillment, wholeness or completeness. Most human beings have had some experience of these states, but suffer with the…


Incandescent Reciprocity

Lighting up the NOW with Dialectic Inquiry Every once in a while, I hear someone put a couple of words together in describing their experience that really grabs my attention. So it was a few weeks ago when someone used the phrase – incandescent reciprocity – to describe part of the dynamic relationship between their…


Let’s Make a Deal for the Real

Good news for the ego-self The ego-self is always looking to make a deal… If I meditate, can I become enlightened? If I work on myself, will I be loved? If I straighten up and fly right, can I have a life free of pain and suffering? Ah, that ego so full of ifs and…